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Lynne Adkins
June 06, 2020 - 4:00 am
As unemployment continues to climb, many are wondering how the post-pandemic job market will look. Read more here.
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Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway speaks to members of the media outside of the West Wing on the North Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019.
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August 20, 2019 - 10:10 am
By Zeke Miller and Josh Boak, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The "fundamentals" of the U.S. economy are solid, the White House asserted, invoking an ill-fated political declaration of a decade ago amid mounting concern that a recession could imperil President Donald Trump's reelection...
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In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, Loredana Gonzalez, of Doral, Fla., fills out a job application at a JobNewsUSA job fair in Miami Lakes, Fla.
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November 02, 2018 - 1:30 pm
By Christopher Rugaber, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. businesses ramped up hiring in October, and wages rose by the largest year-over-year amount in nearly a decade, a combination that is pulling a rising share of Americans into the job market. In the final major economic report before...
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Unemployment stands at 4%, close to an 18-year low.
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August 03, 2018 - 8:46 am
By Nathaniel Meyersohn (CNN Money) -- The job market keeps pumping out jobs. The unemployment rate fell to 3.9% and the economy added 157,000 jobs in July, the Labor Department said Friday. But workers' average hourly paychecks grew tepidly from the previous month and are up just 2.7% compared to...
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