Thursday, January 21, 2021

Tag: Unemployment Claims Rise By 3.2 Million

Unemployment Claims Rise By 3.2 Million, Surpass 33 Million Since Outbreak

by Tim Pearce, Daily Wire:

Unemployment claims rose by 3.2 million last week, far from the recent high of 6.9 million but still at record levels.

The Department of Labor reported its latest data on weekly unemployment filings on Thursday, its last of such reports before April’s jobs numbers are published Friday. The Friday report will give the most comprehensive view yet of damage the coronavirus and subsequent government shutdowns have done to the U.S. workforce.