Republicans have rejected calls to raise the state's unemployment benefits above $240 per week while demanding COVID liability protection for businesses.
The funds are available to any Phoenix resident who was financially impacted by the pandemic between March and December.
Even with pandemic-era protections to help renters facing eviction, hundreds of eviction notices are served to Arizona tenants every week.
With Republicans at the helm, unemployed Arizonans are still struggling to get by on $240 per week.
Customers can also take advantage of assistance programs to help pay their bills, including direct financial help and payment plans.
Airline executives say the layoffs could have been prevented if federal COVID relief had been extended.
I’ve worked with hundreds of businesses and I can count on one hand how many businesses have been approved and actually received those funds.”