Q&A: Raimondo discusses unemployment backlog, federal spending

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) ─ In a wide-ranging interview with 12 News Reporter Kim Kalunian, Gov. Gina Raimondo discusses why the backlog of unemployment claims has doubled in the past month, how much of the $1.25 billion in federal funding is left and whether she will suspend the R.I. Promise Program.

Watch the full interview in the video below:

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