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Your shopping habits during the pandemic are reshaping America’s labor market. Most jobs added in the U.S. in November were in the transportation and warehousing industries, which package, ship and deliver goods to consumers.

U.S. labor market recovery is losing momentum as #COVID19  cases spike in recent weeks

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US#US  | 👩‍🏭 #Labor  market losses momentum, confirming the need for additional stimulus

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said “there is momentum” toward a COVID-19 relief after new labor data Friday showed signs of a sluggish economic recovery.

In building an economic team of academics, government workers and policymakers, Joe Biden is doing more than paying lip service to the notion of addressing economic inequality, work-life balance issues and discrimination in the labor market.

Google illegally fired two employees who had sought to inform fellow workers about their job rights, federal labor regulators alleged this week.

“We’re still not on strong footing,” @NatWestMarkets  Managing Director & Chief U.S. Economist Michelle Girard says on the November jobs report. “The unemployment rate declined, but it declined because… the labor force participation rate went down.”

The U.S. labor-market rebound slowed markedly in November, indicating the surge in Covid-19 cases is hitting workers and curbing the broader economic recovery. But White House economic advisor Kudlow defended the economy despite the gloomy jobs report

The unemployment rate in the metropolitan D.C. region was 6.6% in October down from 6.9% in September. However, the jobless rate is still much higher than the 2.9% D.C. metro-area unemployment rate a year earlier, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.


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BREAKING: The Department of Labor just proposed a rule that aims to let government contractors fire workers who are LGBTQ, or who are pregnant and unmarried, based on the employers’ religious views. This is taxpayer-funded discrimination in the name of religion. Period.

So will the daily testing in the Big Ten be available to all students or just the ones who have entire economies built off their free labor? Asking for the students who pay tuition.

Socialism is a scare word they've hurled at every advance the people have made. Socialism is what they called public power, social security, deposit insurance, and independent labor organizations. Socialism is their name for anything that helps all people. —Harry Truman, 1952

This Labor Day, let’s thank all those who've kept our country going this year—nurses, teachers, delivery drivers, food service workers, and many more. We can honor them by building our system back even better—so that essential workers are treated like it, pandemic or not.

Will be having a Labor Day News Conference today at the White House, 1:00 P.M. Jobs number, and the Economic comeback, are looking GREAT. Happy Labor Day!

It might be Labor Day weekend, but let’s all remember that we're still in the middle of a pandemic. Wear a mask, practice social distancing, and follow the experts. It’ll save lives.

If a hospital worker can wear a mask nonstop during a 10-hour shift. If women can wear masks during labor. You can wear a mask while running an errand.

As a former secretary of labor, I can tell you that we shouldn't be talking about stimulating the economy or going back to work. We should be talking about shutting down the economy and keeping people home, with enough money so they can pay their bills. THREAD.

As a former secretary of labor, I can tell you that the airlines don't deserve a $50 billion bailout. In the last 10 years, they spent 96% of their cash flow to buy back shares of their own stock in order to boost executive bonuses. They shouldn't see a dime of taxpayer money.

I can’t get over the concept that women birthed every man. So every misogynist was brought into the world from the labor of a woman. The hate really is mind blowing