Progressives have been saying it’s low wages, not worker shortages, that are causing job openings to go unfilled.
Education, restaurants and hotels helped drive another solid jobs report, despite a small rise in unemployment.
A bipartisan group of senators believes $80 billion in revenue can be derived from a crackdown on “unemployment fraud.”
GOP Gov. Bill Lee has ended extra pandemic unemployment benefits in the state, touting jobs listed on the website.
The recovery continues to disproportionately benefit workers with higher levels of formal education.
Observers have stressed the damage that slashing unemployment benefits will do to the still-ailing U.S. economy.
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.
More and more municipalities are showing interest in reimagining how to ensure economic stability for their residents.