Unemployment

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More than two dozen states are opting out of federal unemployment programs. But the IRS will start sending parents up to $300 a month per kid starting July 15. ...
Hiring in the U.S. is estimated to have accelerated in May, with signs of employers struggling to fill job openings as the economic recovery gained strength. Economists estimate that employers added 671,000 jobs last month after an unexpectedly small increase in April. ...
Over the next weeks, a total of 25 states will stop delivering the extra $300 per week offered by the federal government. Ali Velshi delves into enhanced benefit cutoffs and the impact of the May jobs report. ...
Maryland is the latest Republican-run state to snub President Joe Biden's $300-per-week unemployment payments in an effort to encourage Americans to get back into the workforce. ...

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