May 2, 2020

May 10, 2020

This week on Matter of Fact, how long can farmers get food to your table? Correspondent Jessica Gomez shows us how the coronavirus pandemic is straining our food supply chain. Plus, millions of jobless Americans are waiting on unemployment checks. Soledad O’Brien talks to Heidi Shierholz, a senior economist with the Economic Policy Institute, about how to fix the backlog. Then, Soledad speaks with New York Times best-selling author Michael Arcenaux about his new book, “I Don’t Won’t To Die Poor,” focusing on the struggle of student loan borrowers.