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Unemployment Claims Jumped to 965,000 Last Week

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 1:00pm 1/14/2021 at 1:00pm
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Last week’s unemployment claims went up by 181,000 to 965,000, which is another sign the economy is having a tough time with COVID-19 spikes.

This is the biggest jump since August.

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Supermarket Chain Adding ‘Black-Owned’ Tags to Products Offered by Minority Owned Businesses

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 3:30pm 1/13/2021 at 3:30pm
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The supermarket chain Giant Food began adding labels to products on their shelves, indicating which items are from black-owned businesses.

This is just the latest example of how the progressive concept of social justice is encroaching on every aspect of our daily lives.

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NY Gov. Cuomo Calling for Economy to Reopen After His Pandemic Lockdowns Sicken State’s Economy

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 11:00am 1/12/2021 at 11:00am
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Biden Treasury Pick Janet Yellen Made Millions Giving Speeches to Wall Street

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at 3:00pm 1/5/2021 at 3:00pm
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Weeks ago, we learned that Janet Yellen, Biden’s pick to head the Treasury Department, plans to use her position to advance social justice.

Now we are finding out that she made millions giving speeches to Wall Street firms and big tech outfits like Google after leaving the Fed. There’s something awfully familiar...

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Illinois Restaurant Owner Refuses to Close His Business, Slams COVID Relief Bill

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 28, 2020 at 12:00pm 12/28/2020 at 12:00pm
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Jeff Buckler, the owner of Lil Buford’s Bar & Grill in Champaign County in Illinois, slammed the $600 COVID-19 relief checks and restrictions that have kept businesses closed in his state.

Buckler has defied the lockdown to keep his employees working so they can pay their bills.

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Trump Signs COVID Relief and Spending Package

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 27, 2020 at 8:34pm 12/27/2020 at 8:34pm
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President Donald Trump signed the massive $900 billion COVID relief bill and $1.4 trillion spending package, which Congress tied together for expediency, to keep the government funded through September.

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Congress Will Vote on COVID-19 Relief Bill Almost Half of What Democrats Asked Before Election

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j1RklrwQ448 and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkcH3y8UCmM
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 21, 2020 at 1:00pm 12/21/2020 at 1:00pm
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Congress will vote Monday night on a COVID-19 relief bill worth $900 billion along with a $1.4 trillion spending bill to cover the remainder of the 2021 Fiscal Year.

The Democrats wanted a $2.2 trillion COVID-19 relief bill before the election, but Republicans offered $900 billion. The left only agreed to that...

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Spending Went Down in November Despite Beginning of Holiday Shopping

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at 3:00pm 12/16/2020 at 3:00pm
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Yikes. This is not good.

November usually kicks off the period when businesses get back in the black (hence Black Friday). But new COVID-19 lockdowns put a damper on those hopes since spending fell by 1.1% in November.

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California businesses ignore COVID-restrictions in desperate move to survive

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 13, 2020 at 4:00pm 12/13/2020 at 4:00pm
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In the wake of this week’s newly imposed stay-at-home order, many California businesses say they won’t comply with this most recent spate of draconian restrictions.

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Unemployment Claims Hit 853,000 Last Week in the Wake of New Lockdowns

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 10, 2020 at 11:00am 12/10/2020 at 11:00am
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The U.S. unemployment claims last week went up by 137,000 from the previous week to 853,000.

Continuing claims, which saw a decreasing pattern, increased by 230,000 to 5.76 million.

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Oregon Teacher Placed on Leave Following Unhinged Expletive Filled Rant Against Lockdown Protesters

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at 11:00am 12/9/2020 at 11:00am
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A schoolteacher in Bend, Oregon, has been placed on paid leave after she berated lockdown protesters in a profanity-laced rant that was caught on camera.

People on the left are having a curious reaction to people who object to continued, business-destroying lockdowns.

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Former Candidates, Strategists Push Democrats to Focus More on Economy Instead of Healthcare

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 7, 2020 at 11:00am 12/7/2020 at 11:00am
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The Democrats might have ousted President Donald Trump and kept the majority in the House, but no one can describe 2020 as a blue wave.

Instead, it might be a sign of things to come if the Democrats do not change their focus.

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Unemployment Claims Fell by 75,000, But Economy Only Adds 245K Jobs in November

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 4, 2020 at 9:00am 12/4/2020 at 9:00am
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States and cities keep reporting new record-high COVID-19 cases, but hiring continues as unemployment claims fell last week by 75,000. Continuing claims fell by 569,000.

However, November only added 245,000 jobs.

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Biden Treasury Pick Janet Yellen Promises to Use Department to Address Race, Gender and the ‘Climate Crisis’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at 11:00am 12/2/2020 at 11:00am
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Former Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen is Joe Biden’s pick to head the Treasury Department. During recent remarks, Yellen pledged to use the department to address many issues, including those of race, gender disparity,and the climate crisis.

The Democratic party’s approach to policy is now nearly indistinguishable from that of progressive activists...

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Airlines Plan COVID-19 ‘Vaccination Passports’ for International Travel

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 25, 2020 at 7:00am 11/25/2020 at 7:00am
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The COVID-19 lockdowns have hard hit the travel industry.

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Biden COVID-19 Advisor Suggests 4 to 6 Week Lockdown

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 5:00pm 11/12/2020 at 5:00pm
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You cannot say you weren’t warned.

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Rahm Emmanuel To Unemployed Retail Workers: Learn To Code

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 6:00pm 11/7/2020 at 6:00pm
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