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New York Times Publishes Radical Economic Manifesto Calling for Reparations

The New York Times devoted its entire “Sunday Review” section this weekend to an economic manifesto that lays out a radical left-wing vision for redesigning the…

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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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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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Georgia GOP Urges for Full Immigration Moratorium with Millions Jobless

The Georgia Republican Party is set to pass a resolution asking President Trump to impose a full immigration moratorium while about 30 million Americans remain…

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Billionaire Koch Network: ‘Critical’ to Increase Legal Immigration While 30M Americans are Jobless

The pro-mass immigration Koch brothers’ network of billionaire, donor class organizations is begging President Trump not to reduce foreign worker competition against the roughly 30…

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Oregon Man Receives 37 Unemployment Checks in a Day Worth More than $14,000

As thousands of Oregon residents wait to receive their unemployment benefits in the mail, one man received twice the amount he was supposed to obtain…

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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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Pence on Jobs Report: ‘This Recovery Begins Today’

Friday, Vice President Mike Pence reacted to the month of May’s jobs report showing the unemployment rate fell to 13.3% and 2.5 million workers finding…

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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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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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Pandemic Lockdowns Pushed Another 1.9 Million Into Unemployment Last Week

Another 1.9 million Americans filed for unemployment last week, marking the first time in more than two months new claims fell below 2 million.

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The List: 47 Republicans Lobby for More Foreign Workers While 36M Are Jobless

Thirty-eight House Republicans have joined nine Republican Senators in lobbying the White House to continue importing foreign workers to the United States even as more…

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Jobless Claims Eclipse 40 Million Under Pandemic Lockdowns

While Thursday’s new jobs numbers show an 8-week decline in new first-time filings, new jobless claims still shatter previous records.

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