Posts Tagged ‘unemployment’

Fed Officials See Lower Growth and Higher Unemployment, Inflation, and Interest Rates

Fed officials revised their views significantly since the March meeting but still seem optimistic about the chances of a soft-landing.

Unemployment Jumps for Black and Hispanic Women

Unemployment was up for black women, Hispanic women, black teenagers, and Hispanic teenagers.

U.S. Economy Added 390,000 Jobs in May, Unemployment Steady at 3.6%

Economists had expected the economy to add 323,000 jobs and the unemployment rate to tick down to 3.5 percent.

An estimated $163 billion from pandemic unemployment benefits were misspent or stolen – report

Sareena Brown-Thomas had just arrived home from her shift as a custodian when she noticed an envelope in the mail from the D.C. government. Bearing her name, address and the last four digits of her Social Security number, the letter inside said she had been awarded unemployment benefits — a problem, she later recalled, since […]

The U.S. Economy Added 428,000 Jobs in April, Unemployment at 3.6%, But Participation Rate Fell

Economists had expected the economy to add 400,000 jobs and the unemployment rate to come in unchanged from the prior month at 3.6 percent.

The Problem  of Unemployment

Shikha Pal An advertisement of Bhartiya Janata Party government in Uttar Pradesh proclaims, ‘Educated woman is our resolve, She is an alternative for golden future.’ However, an educated woman Shikha Pal is perched on top of an overhead water tank for more than hundred days at the height of about hundred feet aspiring to become […]

Unemployment Rate Among Cuomo Brothers Rises To 100%

NEW YORK, NY—The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics is reporting a drastic rise in the unemployment rate among brothers in the Cuomo family, saying it has increased to a record 100%. “This is unprecedented among Cuomos,” said BLS Commissioner Bob Labor. “Contributing factors may include a struggling economy, as well as the fact that they’re both corrupt skeezy […]

Nevada Unemployment has Embezzled Benefits from the Third Stimulus: Which made me Homeless since MAY.

Thanks, PURP. I cannot believe I am still hanging on after years of just constant attacks. This is what happens when you whistleblow, something so easy becomes impossible. I am going to make sure that these criminals in Nevada Government who are stealing the citizen’s money will pay, and go to jail for Treason. This […]

Manufacturing Unemployment: Net-Zero Target Will Destroy 650,000 Australian Jobs

Iowa Climate Science Education Net-zero carbon dioxide targets are all about giving more subsidies to unreliable wind and solar which inevitably drive power prices through the roof. Increase power prices, as with any input cost, and profits inevitably diminish. Meaningful employment depends upon healthy and sustainable profits. So, as any student of that dismal science […]

Most New York Healthcare Workers Fired Over Vaccine Mandate Won’t Get Unemployment Insurance

By Kelly Gooch of Becker’s Hospital Review Healthcare workers who are fired for refusal to comply with the state’s COVID-19 vaccination mandate likely won’t be eligible for unemployment insurance, according to state officials. In a statement released Sept. 25, New York Gov. Kathy Hochul’s office said the New York Department of Labor has issued guidance to clarify […]

Workers fired for not showing New York vaccine passport will be denied unemployment insurance

New York State employees who will get fired for not being able to show a vaccine passport will not access unemployment insurance, announced Gov. Kathy Hochul on Saturday, only two days before the deadline for all state workers to have to show a passport. However, a judge temporarily halted the vaccine mandate for New York […]

Study Finds Horse Unemployment Has Risen 900% Under Biden Administration

U.S.—A new study has found that horse unemployment is up 900% under the Biden administration, representing a massive increase in the number of horses looking for work from when Trump was in office. “I just got laid off yesterday,” said one horse named Gluestick. “I couldn’t believe it—I gave years and years of my life […]

judenfrei – How Hitler Tackled Unemployment And Revived Germany’s Economy

How Hitler Tackled Unemployment And Revived Germany’s Economy By Mark Weber To deal with the massive unemployment and economic paralysis of the Great Depression, both the US and German governments launched innovative and ambitious programs. Although zio-stooge President Franklin Roosevelt’s “New Deal” measures helped only marginally, the Third Reich’s much more focused and comprehensive policies […]

Workers Are Being Crushed By Unemployment Benefit Shutoffs

Above Photo: Chris Hondros / Getty Images. Republicans are cutting off unemployment benefits at a time when huge numbers of workers still desperately need them. And the Democrats aren’t putting up a fight over it. The federal government’s unemployment assistance program became a “lifeline” for Susan Hardy when the pandemic made it impossible to find […]

Unemployment Up 800% Among Ethnic Mascots

U.S.—The new unemployment numbers are out, and they’re pretty discouraging: among ethnic mascots of baseball teams and corporate brands, unemployment has skyrocketed 800% in the past year. “These are troubling signs for the BIPOC mascot community,” said leading economist Dr. Matais Zendejas. “We had made so much progress, with mascots of all ethnicities being welcomed […]

California makes change to pay unemployment benefits faster

California Gov. Gavin Newsom s administration on Thursday announced a major change in how the state pays unemployment benefits, potentially unlocking payments for up to 100,000 people who have gone weeks or months without assistance. Getting unemployment benefits is a two-step process. First, state officials must decide if people are eligible. If they are, the […]

Consumer Confidence Increased on the Back of Low Unemployment

Australian consumer confidence has surged despite the negative economic impact of Victoria’s fourth lockdown and the emergence of a new COVID-19 cluster in Sydney. According to ANZ-Roy Morgan’s consumer confidence index, it has risen 1.3 percent this week to 112.4 points, which is above the weekly average score and 14.9 points higher than the same week […]

Half Of Pandemic Unemployment Funds May Have Been Stolen: Axios

As much as half of the unemployment benefits paid by the US government over the past year may have been stolen through fraud, with the bulk ultimately ending up outside the country – likely into the hands of foreign crime syndicates in China, Nigeria, Russia and elsewhere, according to Axios‘ Felix Salmon. According to some estimates, unemployment fraud […]

Gaza to rebuild industrial zone to ease unemployment

Officials inspect the ruins of the Gaza Industrial City which was destroyed by Israel’s air strikes, 10 June 2021 [Mohammed Asad/Middle East Monitor] The Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Palestine Development and Investment Company (PADICO), Bashar Masri, and the accompanying delegation checked on the factories that were completely or partially destroyed, and […]

As US Faces Record Unemployment, Homelessness—Senate Preps $10 Billion Bailout for Jeff Bezos

Renegade Editor’s Note: I could do without the Bernie quote. By Matt Agorist As the rest of the country struggled to pay their mortgages, had their businesses shut down, and descended into poverty, COVID-19 for the super rich was a record setting windfall. Four of the most controversial billionaires on the planet, saw their wealth […]

Jobless Rate Called an ‘Economic Miracle’ as Australian Unemployment Falls to 5.5 Percent

The Australian unemployment rate has fallen for the sixth consecutive month, down to 5.5 percent between March and April, after the JobKeeper wage subsidy ended. The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) figures show that the jobless rate is now just 0.2 percent above the unemployment figures from start of the pandemic and 2 percent lower […]

Biden Thankful For Gas Crisis To Distract From Inflation Crisis, Unemployment Crisis, And Border Crisis

Biden Thankful For Gas Crisis To Distract From Inflation Crisis, Unemployment Crisis, And Border Crisis WASHINGTON, D.C.—In the days following the Colonial Pipeline hack, gas stations have begun to run out of fuel, creating a panic for many. As for the President of the United States, this has come as a relief when considering all […]

GOP Governors Slash Unemployment Benefits as Businesses Plead for Workers

Expanded federal unemployment benefits that were implemented during last year’s pandemic relief efforts are ending earlier than scheduled in Arkansas, Montana, and South Carolina—and Florida is expected to follow suit as Republican governors nationwide respond to pleas from businesses to encourage Americans to return to work. “We absolutely can put more people to work,” Florida […]

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Calls For End of Additional $300 Weekly Unemployment Benefits After Joe Biden’s Poor Jobs Report

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce called on Congress Friday to terminate the additional $300 weekly unemployment benefits after Joe Biden’s poor April jobs report. The Chamber’s Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley stated in a release: The disappointing jobs report makes it clear that paying people not to work is dampening what should be a stronger jobs market. We […]

Montana Is First State To Cancel Unemployment Benefits In Response To Unprecedented Worker Shortage

Three weeks ago, when looking at the unprecedented labor shortage that is crippling the US economy (even with some 100 million Americans not in the labor force)… …we said that there is a simple reason for this paradoxical phenomenon: trillions in Biden stimulus are now incentivizing potential workers not to seek gainful employment, but to sit back […]

Israel’s finance minister defies economists on unemployment benefits

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Real Unemployment Is Three Times What They’re Telling Us

Southwest Harbor, Maine – As Congress gets set to debate the Biden Pandemic relief package, one of the favorite Republican lines is the contention that an economic recovery is already well underway. Pouring more money into an accelerating economy is likely to induce seventies style inflation. It is time, they argue, for a little cautionary […]

The Failings Of Unemployment Insurance Are By Design

Above photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images. Our unemployment insurance system has failed the country at a moment of great need.  With tens of millions of workers struggling just to pay rent and buy food, Congress was forced to pass two emergency spending bills, providing one-time stimulus payments, special weekly unemployment insurance payments, and temporary unemployment benefits […]

Don’t Be Fooled: The Official Unemployment Numbers Are A Lie

Above photo: Tiffany Bibuld. A dive into the murky waters of unemployment to see the designed failings of a system that purposefully miscounts, disaggregates and excludes millions of people.  The official unemployment rate now stands at 6.7%. But that doesn’t feel right, does it? Unless you live in a gated community, the reality on the ground feels […]

Israel’s third coronavirus lockdown sent unemployment back up

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