– The Washington Post
In July, the economy added 164,000 jobs, and unemployment remained at 3.7 percent.
2020 Democratic Presidential Candidates Should Be Talking About The Future Of Work For People Of Color
– The Hill
In fact, when we asked who bears the greatest responsibility to help the workforce prepare for a changing economy, black, Latino, and Asian American respondents were more likely to say that the federal government held more responsibility than individuals and their families, employers, colleges, K-12 schools or state governments.
– KOMO News
Even as jobs disappear, new ones might make up for the losses, the new McKinsey Global Institute report suggests.
England’s largest retailers are now selling 90% fewer plastic bags than they did before a 5-pence plastic bag fee began in late 2015, the U.K. government says. In the past year alone, the retailers’ sales fell by nearly half, from more than 1 billion bags to fewer than 550 million.