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Unemployment Diary: Families struggle to survive after additional benefits expire

“It’s like your life before the pandemic turns upside down,” said one furloughed worker. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/business/economy/unemployment-diary-families-struggle-survive-after-additional-benefits-expire-n1235714 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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'My brain is exploding': Women reveal stress of losing jobs during coronavirus as studies show they're more likely to be laid off

‘I was laid off on the anniversary of my best friend’s death. I literally got the message at his memorial so it was a double…

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California officials eye $600 state unemployment benefit

California officials are considering instituting an up to $600 weekly state unemployment benefit if Congress does not extend its pandemic benefit that expires this month.State…

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A gap in federal unemployment benefits is now unavoidable. Here’s why.

Tens of millions of laid-off American workers will go weeks without federal jobless aid — because Congress hasn’t renewed the benefits in time for overwhelmed…

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‘Oil on the inequality fire’: How slashing jobless aid could widen the wealth gap

How Congress decides to help the tens of millions of unemployed workers during the pandemic could determine whether the stark gap between America’s rich and…

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US employment claims increase for first time since pandemic began

Claims have topped one million for 18 consecutive weeks, as Congress argues over extending extra aid Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/us-employment-claims-coronavirus-economy-a9634561.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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NPR ratings plummet as commuters work from home

Listenership for almost all of NPR’s radio shows dropped considerably in major markets in recent months as commuters worked from home due to the coronavirus…

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More than 32 million Americans are receiving unemployment benefits

More than 32 million Americans are receiving some form of unemployment benefits, according to data released by the Labor Department on Thursday. Why it matters:…

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Pelosi signals flexibility on size of renewed unemployment payments

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Wednesday signaled a willingness to compromise with Republicans on the size of renewed expanded unemployment benefits, which are currently set…

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Why is crime spiking in NYC? ‘People can’t pay their rent’ and need to shoplift to feed their children, says AOC 

Comments from Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on her theory about crime spiking in New York City have gone viral and are being slammed relentlessly, as the congresswoman…

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More than one million young people could be jobless by 2021, think tank warns

Youth unemployment could more than double by January, report finds Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/unemployment-young-people-jobs-2021-a9600091.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article…

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1.4 million Americans filed for unemployment last week

Another 1.4 million Americans filed for unemployment last week, the Department of Labor announced Thursday. Why it matters: New applications for unemployment remain historically high,…

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'Grim Reaper' Mitch McConnell stalling lifesaving pandemic aid and policing reform, Nancy Pelosi says

‘Mitch McConnell has called himself the Grim Reaper, that any legislation that goes over there will die in the Senate cemetery’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/mitch-mcconnell-grim-reaper-nancy-pelosi-pandemic-police-reform-chokeholds-ban-aid-senate-vote-a9596176.html Droolin’ Dog…

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The $600 federal unemployment benefit ends this month. GOP senators say enough already.

Republican lawmakers contend the income boost has give people a reason not to go back to work. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/600-federal-unemployment-benefit-ends-month-gop-senators-say-enough-n1232588 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Senate Democrats offer plan to extend added jobless benefits during pandemic

Senate Democrats on Wednesday unveiled legislation to extend a generous federal increase of weekly unemployment benefits that would continue as long as the coronavirus pandemic affects…

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To create the jobs our economy needs, the US must expand immigration

Sophie Alcorn Contributor Sophie Alcorn is the founder of Alcorn Immigration Law in Silicon Valley and 2019 Global Law Experts Awards’ “Law Firm of the…

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Why You Should Give a F*ck | Ep. 2 | Unemployment

We take a look at what it means to be unemployed, while diving deeper into the impact unemployment can have on daily life. The post…

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Workers filed 1.5M unemployment claims, as infections spike

New unemployment claims continued to roll in last week at historically elevated levels, as American workers filed 1.5 million initial applications for aid, the Labor…

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The great economic data crisis

Economists have long been disparaged for inaccurate predictions, but Friday’s jobs report laid bare a new problem for the world’s largest economy: questionable data. Why…

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Coronavirus: New York City eases lockdown restrictions with up to 400,000 expected to return to work

US’s worst-hit city will be performing 35,000 tests a day Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/coronavirus-new-york-city-lockdown-ease-phase-one-andrew-cuomo-a9554206.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article…

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Government job losses are piling up, and it could get worse

Federal, state and local governments have shed over 1.5 million jobs since March as they begin to deal with the financial fallout from the coronavirus…

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