Trump Tweets Stimulus Check Is Pitiful Suggests Congress Amend Bill

Trump Tweets Stimulus Check Is Pitiful Suggests Congress Amend Bill

After months of waiting for a second stimulus package, both chambers of Congress finally agreed on a bill. On Dec. 22, 2020, the Senate announced the legislation would be sent to the president for his signature. Approximately 8 hours later, Donald Trump tweeted he was not happy with the “ridiculously low” stimulus payment. Trump directed […]

Unemployment Rate Continues to Rise Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Unemployment Rate Continues to Rise Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

The week of March 16, 2020, nonessential stores in Washington D.C. were forced to close their doors to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. These newly unemployed people will be without a paycheck for an undetermined length of time. Tens of millions of Americans’ livelihoods are now in doubt because of the coronavirus pandemic and […]

Unemployment Rate Lowest Since 1969

Unemployment Rate Lowest Since 1969

The unemployment rate is at 3.7 percent, the lowest it has been since 1969, as the economy continues its nine-year expansion, according to the Department of Labor. The total number of monthly jobs was a disappointment with only 134,000 jobs added in September 2018. This is the lowest monthly total this year, according to the […]

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