WASHINGTON (AP) — Inflation is surging. Supply chains are snarled. And yet economists predict that America's employers delivered another month of solid job growth in November on the strength of steady consumer spending.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho’s unemployment rate dropped a tenth of a percent to 2.8% from September to October, making the state’s unemployment rate tied for fourth-best in the nation.
The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits plummeted last week to the lowest level in more than half a century.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell for the seventh straight week to a pandemic low of 268,000.
LONDON (AP) — The Bank of England is one step closer to raising interest rates next month, analysts said Tuesday after official figures showed that the end of the British government's salary support program for workers during the coronavirus pandemic has not yet led to the feared increase in unemployment.
WASHINGTON (AP) — America’s employers accelerated their hiring last month, adding a solid 531,000 jobs, the most since July and a sign that the recovery from the pandemic recession is overcoming a virus-induced slowdown.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell to a fresh pandemic low last week, another sign the job market is healing after last year's coronavirus recession.
Finding solutions to workforce shortages was the goal for employers who attended the Iowa Workforce Development round table event on Monday morning.
U.S. nonfarm payrolls increased 194,000 last month after an upwardly revised 366,000 gain in August, a Labor Department report showed Friday. …
The COVID-19 pandemic created economic hardship for millions of Americans. Despite robust government efforts to provide relief to households, …
DES MOINES — What a difference a month makes.
Montana will stop $300 supplemental payments to people claiming unemployment benefits. Instead, those who were on unemployment and return to work will get $1,200. Would you support this?
SCOTT, in prepared remarks: "Just before COVID, we had the most inclusive economy in my lifetime. The lowest unemployment ever recorded for Af…