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Trump's COVID-19 executive actions spark confusion, raise legal and constitutional questions

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President Trump signed a series of executive actions over the weekend aimed at extending unemployment benefits, suspending the payroll tax and protecting renters. But Democrats criticized them as "unworkable," while the president faces questions about whether he has the legal authority to implement them. Ben Tracy reports.
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