About 1 year ago

06/08/2021 - Why This City Is Sending Grocery Workers $1,000 Checks

– The Washington Post
A city in Southern California is using stimulus money to get hazard pay bonuses into the pockets of essential workers.
– The New York Times
The labor market recovery is uneven. Teenagers are flooding back into jobs, while those older than 55 are less likely to work than before the pandemic.
– The Economist
The Federal Reserve insists that higher inflation will be “transitory”. Partly for that reason, chief executives of many big companies are wary of discussing inflation in public.
– The Washington Post
In West Virginia, the governor announced he was ending extra federal pandemic jobless benefits. Soon after, the resort he owns saw an uptick in job applications.