Illness, hunger and death. A horrible deception. For the worst possible reason.

While fires continued to ravage the West, there have now been more than 6.5 million confirmed COVID-19 cases and upwards of 194,000 deaths in this country due to the novel coronavirus.¹ Millions remain unemployed, many without employer-provided health care insurance. Communities of color and of lower-income people continue to be hardest hit by the…