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US jobless claims fall again as some states end federal aid

26 days ago   |   By Chron

WASHINGTON - Fewer Americans sought unemployment benefits last week - the latest encouraging sign for the rebounding U.S. economy - just as Republican-led states are moving to cut off a federal benefit for the jobless.
Twenty-two states, from Texas and Georgia to Ohio and Iowa, plan to begin blocking a $300-a-week federal payment for the unemployed starting in June, according to an Associated Press analysis. Recipients have been able to receive the $300 federal benefit on top of their regular state unemployment aid. The payment, which lasts nationwide until Sept. 6, was included in...
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U.S. unemployment claims fall again

26 days ago   |   By Finance Commerce

The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid fell last week to 444,000, a new pandemic low and a sign that the job market keeps strengthening.
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