Held a press conference
On the 19th, President Watanabe held a press conference on “Request for measures to spread new coronavirus infection related to child poverty” as one of three groups supporting single parents.
We are requesting cash payments for households that receive child rearing allowances and for households exempt from residence tax who have high school students or younger.
The state of the interview was also picked up by each media.
* Asahi Shimbun
“40,000 yen increase per month” for single-parent households: Child allowance and support groups
For children, rice should be increased once every two days for a distressed single parent
Increasing benefits to single-parent families Unemployment and reduced revenue with the new Corona
Addition of poverty benefits to children, “meal once every two days”
* Nippon Television
One-parent household, “Corona suffering”, appealing one after another