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Poverty fell from December to January because of stimulus checks


Billionaires have added $1.3 trillion to their net worths during the pandemic - a 44% increase from March 2020


A quarter of Americans support forgiving all federal student-loan debt



A $15 minimum wage still won't be a living wage for many families, MIT and CNBC analysis says


A $15 minimum wage still won't be a living wage for many families, MIT and CNBC analysis says


Why Democrats want to gradually raise the minimum wage to $15 by 2025



US economy misses forecasts, adds 49,000 payrolls in January as daily virus cases peak


One map shows how much a $15 minimum wage would be worth in every state


US GDP grew a weaker-than-expected 4% in the 4th quarter as COVID-19 cases soared


US weekly jobless claims slide to 847,000 as stimulus debate continues


American billionaires added $1.1 trillion in wealth during the pandemic


Millions of Americans have been out of work for more than 6 months — these 2 charts break down who the long-term unemployed are



US weekly jobless claims jump the most since March as America's labour-market recovery falters


US payrolls post surprise drop of 140,000 in December, the first decline since April as America's labour-market struggles continue


US economy misses forecasts, adds 245,000 jobs in November as unemployment falls to 6.7%


US economy beats forecasts, adds 638,000 jobs in October as unemployment falls to 6.9%



Trump boasts the economy reached historic heights during his first term. Here are 9 charts showing how it stacks up to the Obama and Bush presidencies.


5 charts show just how badly Latino and Black communities have been impacted by the economic fallout from the coronavirus


The increase in the number of people starting their own businesses in the US has surged to a 13-year high


Biden's tax plan won't raise many Americans' taxes, unless you're rich