Resignations surged to 4.3 million in August, with large proportions of quits coming from the hospitality industry.
A mixed jobs report shows many of the lowest-paying industries are losing jobs.
Ending enhanced unemployment benefits didn’t get people back to work. It just made them poorer.
Neither Congress nor the Biden administration seem prepared to do anything about it.
A bipartisan group of senators believes $80 billion in revenue can be derived from a crackdown on “unemployment fraud.”
Republican governors weaponized a weak jobs report to cut unemployment aid, the result of a year-long strategy.
The GOP’s actions could leave the country with vastly different employment social safety nets for red and blue states.
Corporations fault unemployment benefits for labor shortages, but critics argue “starvation wages” are to blame.
West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin played a central role in cutting beneficial measures from the COVID relief package.
The $1.9 trillion stimulus package proposes $400 unemployment checks which Sen. Joe Manchin wants to cut down to $300.