MOSCOW, 24 APR — RIA Novosti. TV presenter Vladimir Solovyov criticized the distribution of money to the unemployed in the United States, calling such actions a mockery. He stated this on his YouTube channel.
He noted that the implementation of such steps the government should take into account the real value of money.
“it’s not how much you give money and what you can buy,” — said the journalist.Solovyov added that now in the United States for more than 20 million unemployed who have rental housing or health insurance are much more expensive than $ 1,200 issued.
“Well, I give you these 1.2 thousand dollars to the man. This is all a mockery. When you’re foot in the ass and you’re on the job market and what,” he said.
In terms of coronavirus pandemic and the global economic downturn, some States began distributing “helicopter money” to the population. So direct payments began to use the United States. President Donald trump on March 27 signed a law on allocating $ 2.2 trillion to stimulate the economy. Of which 300 billion for payment of working Americans as one-time support.
As reported by the American Minister of Finance Steven Mnuchin, in the framework of the fight against coronavirus, American taxpayers will receive a thousand dollars per adult.
according to experts, the Russian leadership does not resort to such actions, so as not exhausted the supply of more suitable in the current conditions measures. In addition, direct payments can lead to inflation shock in the country.
Pandemic COVID-19 covered almost the whole world. According to the latest data of the who, has infected more than 2.6 million people, almost 182 thousand died.
In the first place the number of victims and infected the United States, there is a regime of a major disaster. A list of the most susceptible to coronavirus States also include Spain, Italy, France and Germany.
the Latest data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.