Stories tagged: "unemployment rate"

The Unemployment Rate May Be Recovering, but Not for Latinas

Unemployed Latinas in Florida are spending their time canvassing to make sure people vote.

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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.

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DeSantis Replaces Man in Charge of State’s Faulty Unemployment System

The state’s glitch-ridden system has created a backlog and Floridians could be waiting weeks for their unemployment checks to arrive.

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Only Half of the People Are Getting Unemployment Checks

Roughly 22 million filed for unemployment benefits in the past month — easily the worst U.S. job losses. But only 12 million people are getting the checks.

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400 Healthcare Professionals Have Lost Jobs During This Coronavirus Crisis

More than 500 cops and firemen have been put in quarantine and 50% of a pediatric hospital staff will be filling for unemployment when they are most needed.