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Boeing to Lay Off More than 12K Americans While Expanding in India

The Boeing Company is set to lay off more than 12,000 Americans in the midst of the Chinese coronavirus crisis while planning an expansion in…

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GOP Senators Beg Trump to Import More Foreign Workers While 36M Americans Are Jobless

Nine Republican Senators are lobbying President Trump to import more foreign workers, claiming there are not enough qualified Americans to take jobs even with more…

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CARES Act Flaw: Employees Reject Jobs in Favor of Payroll Protection Program Funds

Some business owners are having difficulty “reopening” because their employees would rather collect funds through the Cares Act PPP.

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Dow Up More Than 500 Points on Economic Confidence

Shares of retailers like Macy’s, Kohl’s, and the Gap rose sharply as investors cheered evidence that the economy is recovering.

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Disney World to Reopen in July, SeaWorld Orlando to Reopen in June

Walt Disney World is planning on a phased reopening plan that would gradually open up its four parks in July, while SeaWorld Orlando plans to…

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COVID Rolls Downhill In Wyoming: The American People Are Making The Hard Calls When Our Leaders Won’t

“That slice of government cheese is going to eventually melt and there’s just not going to be enough to get it done. So the best…

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China Floats Wave of Financial Investment in Africa Post-Pandemic

Chinese officials have said they will continue to invest heavily in Africa in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic as a means of supporting the…

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Trump Reviews Halting Foreign Worker Inflow as Grassroots Effort Grows

President Trump is reportedly reviewing plans to expand his immigration executive order to halt the massive inflow of foreign visa workers as a pro-American worker…

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Billionaires Increase Net Worth by $434B During Coronavirus Lockdowns

The net worth of the United States’ billionaire class has increased by $434 billion during lockdown orders implemented by most states to slow the spread…

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Fortune 500 Lobby Tells Trump: Your Visa Worker Curbs May Cause Discrimination

Even brief and temporary curbs on the use of imported contract workers may cause discrimination against “our personnel based on country of birth,” according to…

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Poll: Up to 94 Percent of Americans Want Economic Nationalist Overhaul in Wake of Chinese Coronavirus Crisis

Up to 94 percent of American voters say they want an economic nationalist overhaul of the United States’ economy in the wake of the Chinese…

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Wall Street Journal: Trump Will Shrink OPT Foreign Worker Program

President Donald Trump is expected to shrink a huge work-permit program that quietly allows companies to hire foreign employees for the jobs needed by U.S….

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Multiple Los Angeles Area Casinos Reopen for Memorial Day Weekend

Several casinos in the greater Los Angeles-area have reopened for Memorial Day weekend after nearly two months of being shut down due to the deadly…

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Exclusive — Mike Pence: Phase Four Coronavirus Bill Should Have ‘Legal Shield’ from Trial Lawyers, Payroll Tax Cut, Economic Boosters

Vice President Mike Pence told Breitbart News he believes any fourth phase coronavirus relief package from Congress must focus on directly supporting American families and…

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Posted in coronavirus Economy Erik Kiilunen Gretchen Whitmer health lockdown Michigan Politics

Michigander Posts ‘All Business is Essential’ Billboards Around State

In an act of what he calls “economic disobedience,” Erik Kiilunen is posting “All Business is Essential” billboards around Michigan to protest Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s…

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