Union workers eligible for mortgage relief

Many qualify for assistance during strike, layoff

While trying to understand the new Internal Revenue Service guidelines regarding the ability to deduct mortgage-insurance premiums, the topic of unemployment insurance surfaced with regard to the Hollywood writers’ strike.

How would the 10,000 members of the Writers Guild of America, along with the related surface industries affected by the walkout, afford to keep their homes if the three-month-old strike continued?