US Jobless Claims Tick up to 412,000 From a Pandemic Low

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For the first time since April the number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose last week jobless claims have been dropping most of the year but went up last week by thirty seven thousand that's despite an economy recovering from the pandemic faster than many expected as more people venture out to spend money businesses are scrambling to keep up with the demand and hire enough workers often paying higher wages but last month hiring report showed many companies struggling to find enough would be employees economists expect hiring to pick up as federal jobless aid programs end and more people seek work Sager mag ani Washington

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