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Even as Pandemic Eases, Black and Latinx adults Face Greatest Financial Challenges from Chronic Lack of Affordable Health Care

Overall, one-third of U.S. adults said their income fell during the pandemic, but Black, Latinx/Hispanic, and low-income adults were particularly hard hit, the report continued.
     Forty-four percent of Black adults and 45 percent of Latinx/Hispanic adults reported a loss of income.
     Insured and uninsured adults alike struggle to pay their medical bills, but those without coverage face more significant challenges. […]