About 2 weeks ago

06/03/2021 - Labor Shortage Draws Attention Of U.S. Lawmakers

– The Wall Street Journal
Possible solutions include hiring bonuses for workers, expanded tax credits for employers.
– The New York Times
Companies are considering whether to offer incentives for employees to get vaccinated, or to show proof of vaccination, while stopping short of a mandate. But even trying to nudge workers can be legally fraught.
– The Washington Post
The anti-poverty advocate called for new worker initiatives and a $15 minimum wage during the retailer’s annual event.
– The Atlantic
Policy makers should not ensure a flood of low-wage workers for America’s businesses.