Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) complained that nurses and others would get too much money in unemployment from the Senate coronavirus bill.
A group of Republican senators are objecting to the formula being used to determine unemployment payouts.
Unemployment is expected to have a massive spike as the economy is slammed by the coronavirus.
VIDEO: Lindsey Graham complains about nurse pay.
Objecting to a provision in the Senate coronavirus bill providing unemployment benefits for people in financial trouble, Sen. Lindsey Graham says nurses are "going to make $24 an hour on unemployment" which he claims would incentivize "taking people out of the workforce." pic.twitter.com/xyuzcsiq8B
— Oliver Willis (@owillis) March 25, 2020