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The program formerly known as food stamps by fifteen percent, as was done during the most recent recession, which saw some forty thousand Colorado children fall into poverty. Colorado could also see a half. Million New People Enroll in Medicaid this year because of the loss of employer-based coverage. I'm Eric Gladys. And this story may have got lost in the sauce, but t mobile merged with sprint a few months ago. It's already begging off of some of its promises, and that raises alarms with workers. Advocates win the California Public Utilities Commission, approved the merger in mid. April t mobile promised to create a thousand jobs in California and roll out a five G. Network in four years now it's laying people off and says the five G. Network will take at least two years longer blaming. Blaming covid nineteen Frank Arce with the communications. Workers of America says the company's Pre merger pitch was untrue. You just was to me very much a bait and switch you. Let us manage. We're going to bring so many jobs to California especially in those neighborhoods where it's really needed the union, which does not represent T. mobile sprint workers opposed the merger at the CPU. See hearing in two thousand eighteen and predicted the merger would result in a loss of thirty thousand jobs nationwide. I'M SUZANNE POTTER IN ITS FILING. The company says the COVID. Nineteen crisis makes the imposition of a mandate to create additional jobs infeasible awarded. The CPU see will consider the proposal expected to issue a ruling sometime later this year. This.