Tagged With Labor Department

A government watchdog says the Labour Department has been releasing flawed data — and finds that most states underpaid jobless Americans


US job openings beat forecasts, rise for a 3rd straight month amid continued labour-market recovery


US weekly jobless claims hit 881,000, fewer filings than economists expected



Economists expect that Friday's jobs report will show the recovery slowed even further in August


US job growth is expected to be much slower in the next decade than it was after the 2008 crisis, Labour Dpartment says


Trump's unemployment extension may give jobless Americans only 3 weeks of extra benefits



US hires jump to a record and job openings increase, fuelled by economic reopenings


A UCLA economist says it will take until early 2023 to restore the US economy and will need 'all the king's horses and all the king's men'


US job openings fell to the lowest in 6 years in April as the coronavirus pandemic slammed the labour market


Unemployment surged to 14.7% in April as the US lost a record 20.5 million jobs


Economists forecast 16% unemployment and a record 21 million payroll cuts for April jobs report


The Trump administration won't enforce coronavirus-related safety rules for meat factories making a 'good faith' effort to keep workers safe



Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says record-shattering jobless claims 'are not relevant' as coronavirus drives up unemployment


One astonishing chart shows the carnage underway in the US labour market as a result of the coronavirus


We're about to get an early sign of just how badly coronavirus will damage the economy


A key pathway into the middle class for many women is vanishing



New jobs numbers undercut Trump's claim that his 2017 tax cuts jolted the economy and spurred hiring


The Trump administration is trying to pass a rule that would allow employers to take billions from their employees' earned tips


The government says it has evidence of an 'extreme' gender pay gap at Google