We all think we know an “essential worker” when we see one — health care workers, firefighters and police officers. We even have a new appreciation for the grocery clerks who stock shelves. It's not the usual blah, blah, blah. Click here to sign up for our free newsletter. But the Brookings Institution says there is a larger group of essential workers who are quietly at risk of losing their jobs.

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