Jobless Claims Fall to Pandemic Low Behind Tight Labor Market

Jobless claims fell slightly to 290,000 and notched a new pandemic low last week, a sign layoffs remain low as companies struggle to hire workers

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10/21/2021 3:50:00 PM

Jobless claims fell slightly to 290,000 and notched a new pandemic low last week, a sign layoffs remain low as companies struggle to hire workers

Worker filings for initial unemployment benefits decreased to 290,000 last week from a revised 296,000 a week earlier, the Labor Department said Thursday.

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And we got a big big problem out of this, too much egoistic egalitarian chauvinist on white house! There's a lot of men but been hunted so much those men could talk even to workers but a shameless fraud couldn't accept the truth if people don't believe at him anymore It doesn't help when many companies don't offer teleworking options, benefits, or loan assistance. Address those issues and people will go back to work. There's gotta be some give and take from these companies.

It’s also a sign that people ran out of unemployment benefits and are no longer eligible to apply Most of the jobs available are total shit. The UNDERemployment rate in America is nuts but rarely gets covered.

US unemployment claims fall to new pandemic low of 290,000WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell last week to a new low point since the pandemic erupted, evidence that layoffs are declining as companies hold onto workers. Biden’s chaos policies is suffocating Americans Sweet. Everyone who wants a job has a job. Should be smooth sailing.... Benefits are running out

10-year Treasury yield holds above 1.64% ahead of weekly jobless claims dataThe 10-year U.S. Treasury yield held above 1.64% early on Thursday, ahead of the release of weekly jobless claims data.

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