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Carney: Why We Cannot Afford to End Coronavirus Relief Now

In the months ahead, the economy will still need extraordinary aid to grow in the face of the pandemic’s destructive force.

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Unemployment Drops As U.S. Adds 4.8 Million New Jobs In June

The jobs report released Thursday shows the second consecutive month of growth and the highest jobs increase in American history.

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DHS Admits 600,000 Foreign H-1B Workers in American Jobs

U.S. employers keep roughly 600,000 foreign H-1B visa workers in jobs throughout the United States, according to an unprecedented report released today by the U.S….

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Chamber of Commerce Fails to Stop Trump’s Pro-American Worker Reforms

The Chamber of Commerce was dealt a blow on Monday after failing to convince President Donald Trump not to prioritize unemployed Americans for U.S. jobs…

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Trump to Halt Foreign Visa Worker Programs to Free Up 600K U.S. Jobs for Americans

President Trump expanded an executive order on Monday, halting a series of visa programs that bring hundreds of thousands of foreign workers to the United…

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Donald Trump Sets Regulation to End Cheap-Labor H-1Bs

President Donald Trump has ordered his deputies to issue regulations to stop companies from using H-1B workers as cheap-labor substitutes for American graduates.

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Trump to Close Loophole that Gives 50K U.S. Jobs to Border Crossers Every Year

President Trump’s Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will eliminate a loophole in the asylum system that gives out work permits to about 50,000 border crossers…

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The Coronavirus Shutdowns Devastated Jobs Throughout U.S. Economy Except on Wall Street and in Government

Two sectors were basically immune to the shutdown layoffs: finance and the federal government.

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Coronavirus Shutdowns Affected Hispanic, Black Employees More than White

The shutdowns related to the coronavirus pandemic hurt Hispanic and African American employees more than white employees, according to the most recent Bureau of Labor…

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DHS Proposes ‘Private Party Construction’ of Border Wall

The Department of Homeland Security is asking companies if they would like to build stretches of border wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Hidden Figures: Black Employment Expanded in May

The widely reported tick up in black unemployment was due to a rising number of African Americans returning to the workforce

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Paul Krugman Says, Without Evidence, That Great May Jobs Numbers Might Be Cooked

The NYT columnist and economist Paul Krugman made the unsubstantiated claim that the great May jobs numbers might be “cooked.” He later apologized while still…

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Donald Trump Celebrates Unexpected Jobs Jump: ‘This Is a Rocket Ship!’

President Donald Trump on Friday celebrated a new jobs report showing better-than-expected economic numbers in the month of May.

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Unemployment Falls to 13.3% and Economy Adds 2.5 Million Jobs

Shock gains in employment!

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U.S. Gun Sights Maker Re-Engineers Factory To Supply Elite Military During Pandemic

‘There’s no one in the U.S. that does what we do. That would leave the option of really going to Asia…and there’s no chance that…

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