California hotel employees are anxious to see if state lawmakers may revive a “right to recall” proposal to rehire based on seniority or propose new help. Many also worry additional aid from last month’s federal relief package won’t help them.
Jhonae Mazique doesn’t feel like the person she was before the pandemic. The coronavirus stripped the 25-year-old of her job as a reservationist at the Harbor Court Hotel in San Francisco and sent her couch surfing with friends. The stress of her situation has caused her to lose 30 pounds since she was laid off in March.
In Los Angeles, Raquel Lezama wakes up her three kids for distance learning, but not before they join her in her newfound