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Trump Signs Pandemic Relief Bill After Unemployment Aid Lapses

Trump Signs Pandemic Relief Bill After Unemployment Aid Lapses

Trump Signs Pandemic Relief Bill After Unemployment Aid Lapses Trump Signs Pandemic Relief Bill After Unemployment Aid Lapses House Democrats plan on Monday to vote on legislation that would provide for $2,000 direct payments, with Speaker Nancy Pelosi saying Mr. Trump should “immediately call on congressional Republicans to end their obstruction” and support the measure. Senator Chuck Schumer of New …

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Virus Outbreak Trump Congress

Unemployment benefits expire for millions as Trump rages People unemployment benefits Donald Trump program spending bill Unemployment benefits expire for millions as Trump rages People unemployment benefits Donald Trump program spending bill Unemployment benefits for millions of Americans struggling to make ends meet lapsed overnight as President Donald Trump refused to signed an end-of-year COVID relief and spending bill that …

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Congress strikes historic $900bn Covid relief deal for stimulus checks, unemployment, and small businesses

Congress strikes historic $900bn Covid relief deal for stimulus checks, unemployment, and small businesses

Congress strikes historic $900bn Covid relief deal for stimulus checks, unemployment, and small businesses Congress strikes historic $900bn Covid relief deal for stimulus checks, unemployment, and small businesses After nearly nine months of mostly stalled negotiations and bickering, Democratic and Republican congressional leaders have finally reached agreement on another sweeping Covid relief package. The deal, worth an initial estimate of …

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Unemployment Claims Show Toll of Rising Covid Cases: Live Updates

Vacant retail shops in Columbus, Ohio. The rate of jobless claims has been rising as coronavirus cases remain high across the country.

Unemployment Claims Show Toll of Rising Covid Cases: Live Updates Unemployment Claims Show Toll of Rising Covid Cases: Live Updates Here’s what you need to know: Vacant retail shops in Columbus, Ohio. The rate of jobless claims has been rising as coronavirus cases remain high across the country.Credit…Maddie McGarvey for The New York Times Rising Covid-19 cases are taking a …

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States Overpaid Unemployment Benefits and Want Money Back

States Overpaid Unemployment Benefits and Want Money Back

States Overpaid Unemployment Benefits and Want Money Back States Overpaid Unemployment Benefits and Want Money Back Unemployment payments that looked like a lifeline may now, for many, become their ruin. Pandemic Unemployment Assistance, a federal program that covers gig workers, part-time hires, seasonal workers and others who do not qualify for traditional unemployment benefits, has kept millions afloat. The program, …

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GAO Unemployment Benefits

GAO says weekly unemployment benefits report flawed unemployment benefits Government workers Labor Department benefits GAO says weekly unemployment benefits report flawed unemployment benefits Government workers Labor Department benefits A government watchdog has found that the Labor Department’s widely watched weekly unemployment benefits data are providing an inaccurate reading on the number of newly laid off workers because of flaws in …

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1.8m young people fear homelessness as unemployment figures jump

Around 60 per cent of those newly out of work – some 300,000 of the 500,000 people who have lost jobs since March – are aged 16-24

1.8m young people fear homelessness as unemployment figures jump 1.8m young people fear homelessness as unemployment figures jump Almost two million young people are frightened they won’t have a safe place to stay if they lost their main source of income, according to new figures from Centrepoint that coincide with soaring unemployment figures. The number of people out of work …

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Unemployment Claims Expected to Remain High: Live Updates

An empty retail space on Madison Avenue in New York. As weather turns colder, businesses that were able to move outdoors during warmer weather could be forced to pull back anew.

Unemployment Claims Expected to Remain High: Live Updates Unemployment Claims Expected to Remain High: Live Updates An empty retail space on Madison Avenue in New York. As weather turns colder, businesses that were able to move outdoors during warmer weather could be forced to pull back anew.Credit…Vincent Tullo for The New York Times A report from the Labor Department on …

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Live September Jobs Report and Unemployment Updates: The Latest

Markets opened down about a percent after the news of President Trump’s positive coronavirus test.

Live September Jobs Report and Unemployment Updates: The Latest Live September Jobs Report and Unemployment Updates: The Latest Here’s what you need to know: Job growth slowed further in September, as fading government support and the failure to contain the coronavirus threatened to short-circuit the once-promising economic recovery. Employers brought back 661,000 jobs in September, the Labor Department said Friday. …

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Trump’s unemployment supplement: Long waits and less money for fewer people.

Trump’s unemployment supplement: Long waits and less money for fewer people.

Trump’s unemployment supplement: Long waits and less money for fewer people. Trump’s unemployment supplement: Long waits and less money for fewer people. President Trump’s plan to replace the $600-a-week emergency federal unemployment supplement originally called for unemployed workers to receive $400 each week, with $100 to be supplied by the states. Here’s what we know now about the supplement. Most …

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