Two anchors of COVID safety net ending, affecting millions

  • Mary Taboniar, right, a housekeeper at the Hilton Hawaiian Village resort in Honolulu, sits with her children, Mark Daniel Taboniar, 13, and Ma Dennise Taboniar, 12, at their home Saturday in Waipahu, Oahu. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones)

WASHINGTON — Mary Taboniar went 15 months without a paycheck, thanks to the COVID pandemic. A housekeeper at the Hilton Hawaiian Village resort in Honolulu, the single mother of two saw her income completely vanish as the virus devastated the hospitality industry.