Stories tagged: "economic fallout"

Jobless Claims Are Up Again in Florida

As Congress fails to reach an agreement on a second stimulus check, new unemployment claims grew from 23,063 to 25,012.

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Mike Pence Says US Has the ‘Greatest’ Economy Under Trump. That’s Not True.

Republicans at the party’s National Convention claimed they “built the greatest economy in the world." Let’s take a look at the facts.

45% of Latino and Black-Owned Small Businesses May Not Survive the Coronavirus Economy

According to the first nationwide assessment of COVID-19’s economic impact on minority small-businesses, only 1 in 10 received the funding they requested.

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Here’s How Miami Plans to Survive the COVID-19 Economic Shortfall

At this time administrators don’t know for certain the full extent of the damage to the city’s hard-hit economy.

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We Don’t Have to Choose Between Our Health and the Health of the Economy

Most Americans support the containment measures. Without healthy Americans, we can't have a healthy economy.

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We Might Finally Have an Effective COVID-19 Treatment, But the Economy Is Getting Worse

Word of the drug came as the U.S. government reported that American economic output is shriveling in the biggest and fastest collapse since the Great Depression.

A masked worker at this state WIN job center in Pearl, Miss., holds an unemployment benefit application form as she waits for a client, Tuesday, April 21, 2020.  (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
1 in 6 Americans Have Lost Their Jobs Because of Coronavirus

More than 4.4 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week as job cuts escalated across an economy that remains all but shut down, the government said Thursday.