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Another 1.5 Million Americans Filed Unemployment Claims

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 9:00am 6/18/2020 at 9:00am
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The Labor Department reported that another 1.5 million Americans filed unemployment claims last week. The same amount filed the week before.

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Retail Sales Hit Record 17.7% in May in Another Sign the Economy is Recovering

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at 7:30pm 6/16/2020 at 7:30pm
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America saw a decline in unemployment claims and decent jobs report in May.

The Commerce Department revealed another sign the economy is recovering from the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic. Retail sales hit a record of 17.7% in May.

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Truck Drivers Might Refuse to Deliver to Cities With Defunded Police

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 14, 2020 at 10:00am 6/14/2020 at 10:00am
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American truckers have been working overtime since the beginning of the pandemic to deliver needed goods all over the country, and they have done a great job.

The left’s new effort to ‘defund the police’ is making some truckers nervous, and who can blame them?

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Unemployment Claims Drop Again: 1.5 Million Americans Filed Last Week

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 11, 2020 at 9:00am 6/11/2020 at 9:00am
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The economy is slowly recovering after the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic since 1.5 Americans filed unemployment claims last week.

The numbers have continuously gone down in 10 straight weeks.

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Paul Krugman Pushes Conspiracy Theory About New Jobs Numbers

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 6, 2020 at 10:00am 6/6/2020 at 10:00am
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New York Times columnist and Nobel award winning economist Paul Krugman is a well-known sufferer of Trump Derangement Syndrome. When it was revealed on Friday that the jobs numbers were much better than the doomsday media predicted, Krugman floated a conspiracy theory as an explanation.

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Jobs are Returning: Unemployment at 13.3%, Payrolls Rose by 2.5 Million

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 5, 2020 at 9:00am 6/5/2020 at 9:00am
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That sound you hear is all the jaws dropping to the floor!

The May jobs report came out much better than expected. Unemployment hit 13.3% while payrolls went up by 2.5 million.

April’s unemployment rate was 14.7%.

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Unemployment Claims Continue to Go Down as 1.9 Million Filed Last Week

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 9:00am 6/4/2020 at 9:00am
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About 1.9 million people filed for unemployment benefits last week, which is another sign the economy is picking up as businesses reopen.

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Another 2.1 Million Americans Filed Unemployment Claims Last Week

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 8:44am 5/28/2020 at 8:44am
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The number has gone down, but another 2.1 million Americans filed unemployment claims last week.

Over 40 million people have filed claims in the last ten weeks.

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Democrats are Panicking at the Prospect of Quick Economic Recovery

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at 1:00pm 5/26/2020 at 1:00pm
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If you’re hoping the economy stays in the crapper to help your electoral aspirations, you might be a Democrat.

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Shutdowns Have Brought New York City to the Brink of Economic Catastrophe

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 25, 2020 at 2:00pm 5/25/2020 at 2:00pm
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Professor Jacobson recently wrote about Ghost Towns USA, with pictures showing quiet and empty streets in New York City, due to the Coronavirus lockdown. If this goes on much longer, the economic effect on the city will be disastrous.

The cracks are already starting to show.

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Wuhan Coronavirus Lockdowns Continue to Decimate U.S. Healthcare System

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 8:00pm 5/21/2020 at 8:00pm
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Last month, I wrote about how the cancellation of “elective” surgeries, cancer screenings, and other important and often life-saving healthcare services is impacting the U.S. healthcare system.

The trend has continued downward since then, with more healthcare professionals losing their jobs, their practices, and their livelihoods.  Additionally, the harmful impact on their...

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Another 2.4 Million People Filed Unemployment Claims Last Week

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 9:00am 5/21/2020 at 9:00am
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The Wuhan coronavirus pandemic continues its devastation on the American economy as 2.4 Americans filed unemployment claims last week.

Fortunately, the number continues to decline after it hit its peak a few weeks ago.

The Labor Department revised last week’s number down by 294,000 due to a clerical error from Connecticut.

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Restaurant Openings Include Bumper Tables, Wearing Pool Noodles, Thermal Cameras, and Food Lockers

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 18, 2020 at 1:00pm 5/18/2020 at 1:00pm
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Restaurants across the world have begun to reopen since the Wuhan coronavirus has started to calm down.

I’ve collected a few stories about restaurants going to extreme lengths to follow government restrictions, especially when it comes to social distancing.

Would you wear a pool noodle on a str...

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Barstool Sports Founder: ‘When Did Flattening The Curve Turn Into Finding The Cure?’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 15, 2020 at 11:00am 5/15/2020 at 11:00am
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When it comes to shutdowns, the goal posts keep getting moved and people are noticing. We were told we needed to quarantine to keep the healthcare system from collapsing, and we did that. So why are we still shut down?

Dave Portnoy of Barstool Sports did an epic rant about this on...

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Wuhan Virus Watch: Leaked Data Shows China May Have 640k Coronavirus Cases, Not 80k As Claimed

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 15, 2020 at 9:00am 5/15/2020 at 9:00am
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You mean to tell me that China’s claim of having only 80,000 coronavirus cases is probably a lie? I am shocked:

A leaked database from a Chinese military-run university suggests the country may have at least 640,000 COVID-19 cases — a figure substantially higher than Beijing’s dubious claim that it has seen...

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Over 2.9 Million Americans Filed Unemployment Claims Last Week

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 9:00am 5/14/2020 at 9:00am
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The Wuhan coronavirus shutdown continues to affect the economy as another 2.9 million Americans filed for unemployment claims last week.

While the number continues to decrease, it means 35 million Americans have filed claims in the past two months.

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April Jobs Report: 14.7% Unemployment Rate, Payrolls Dropped by 20.5 Million

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 8, 2020 at 1:00pm 5/8/2020 at 1:00pm
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In a matter of a few months, the strong economy through President Donald Trump’s administration plummeted to record levels due to the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak.

The unemployment rate skyrocketed to 14.7% while payrolls dropped by 20.5 million.

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