Number of laid-off workers seeking jobless aid stuck at 1.3M


The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits remain stuck at historically high levels indicating layoffs are continuing as the virus outbreak gets worse for seventeen straight week jobless aid applications topped one million the last week they fell slightly to one point three million unemployment remains painfully high even as the economy show some signs of coming back from the pandemic but a surge of cases is threatening the recovery there up in forty states bank of America says twenty two states have either pause or reverse their economic re opening California and Florida are among those who have again close to bars and indoor dining Sager made Donnie Washington

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