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Workers

A Record 4.5 Million Workers Quit Their Jobs in March

A Record 4.5 Million Workers Quit Their Jobs in March Via Breitbart: A record number of American workers voluntarily quit their jobs in March, signaling the strength of the labor market and putting upward pressure on wages. The Bureau of Labor Statistics said Tuesday that 4.5 million workers quit, up by 150,000 from the prior month. That means three percent of all workers left work. The record high level of […]

today05/04/2022 1

jobs

Near record number of Americans left their jobs in December

Near record number of Americans left their jobs in December Via Just The News: Nearly 4.3 million people in the U.S. quit or changed jobs in December, slightly less than a record 4.5 million in the previous month.  The onset of the Covid-19's highly contagious Omicron variant disrupted the job market as parents again scrambled to figure out how to balance their work lives with children, school closures and elderly […]

today02/02/2022

Inflation

Inflation rises 7% over the past year, highest since 1982

Inflation rises 7% over the past year, highest since 1982 Via CNBC.com: Inflation plowed ahead at its fastest 12-month pace in nearly 40 years during December, according to a closely watched gauge the Labor Department released Wednesday. The consumer price index, a gauge that measures costs across dozens of items, increased 7%, according to the department’s Bureau of Labor Statistics. On a monthly basis, CPI increased 0.5%. Economists surveyed by […]

today01/12/2022 1

economy

China’s economy is showing signs of stagflation, economists warn

China’s economy is showing signs of stagflation, economists warn Via CNBC.com: There are signs of stagflation in China, as prices continue to rise while the latest manufacturing data show production slowing, economists say. China’s factory activity contracted more than expected in October, shrinking for a second month, an official survey released on Sunday showed. The official manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index for October came in at 49.2, falling below the 50 […]

today11/01/2021 1

Bullish

The Barrett Brief

The Barrett Brief – Most Americans Aren’t Too Bullish On The Economic Future

The Barrett Brief - Most Americans Aren't Too Bullish On The Economic Future Here is what is happening today in the Brief. First Most Americans Aren't Too Bullish On The Economic Future na[qtplaces mapid="" template="1" open="1" limit="" mapheight="500" mapheightmobile="" autozoom="1" streetview="1" getdirections="Open in Google Maps" mapcolor="normal" listimages="1" showfilters="1" posttype="" taxonomy="" terms="" debug="0" mousewheel="0" buttoncolor="" buttonbackground="" listbackground="" markercolor=""] Second Daniel Savickas stops by Third Red Lines Also AOC Gets Wrecked for Making a […]

today05/26/2021

economy

Poll: Nine out of 10 voters are concerned about the state of the economy

Poll: Nine out of 10 voters are concerned about the state of the economy Via Just The News: Nine out of every 10 U.S. voters are concerned about the state of the country's economy, according to a new Just the News Daily Poll with Scott Rasmussen. The overwhelming majority of respondents expressing concern comes amid the nearly one, full year of the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S. that has resulted the […]

today03/05/2021 1

Economy

True Money

True Money Show-Making A Sane and Humane Economy Again

True Money Show-Making A Sane and Humane Economy Again Listen to the latest NEW & IMPROVED True Money Show! That's right, I am on a mission to CHANGE THE WAY WE ADDRESS OUR PROBLEMS, so  I hope you will join me for the best finance show on the airwaves.  Plus, you   can call in at 844-527-8723 or email me at [email protected] (or [email protected] if you prefer) to ask whatever questions you want to pose. On this […]

today02/11/2021

Retailers

Retailers Brace As Virus Bears Down On Consumers And Economy

Retailers Brace As Virus Bears Down On Consumers And Economy Via AP News: LaTonya Story is every retailer’s worst fear. With the viral pandemic re-surging through the country and the economy under threat, Story has decided to slash her holiday shopping budget. She’ll spend less than $2,000 this season, down from several thousand dollars in 2019. Worried about entering stores, she’s buying gifts online and going out only for groceries. […]

today11/23/2020

GDP

U.S. GDP Booms At 33.1% Rate In Q3, Better Than Expected

U.S. GDP Booms At 33.1% Rate In Q3, Better Than Expected Via CNBC: Coming off the worst quarter in history, the U.S. economy grew at its fastest pace ever in the third quarter as a nation battered by an unprecedented pandemic started to put itself back together, the Commerce Department reported Thursday. Third-quarter gross domestic product, a measure of the total goods and services produced in the July-to-September period, expanded […]

today10/29/2020

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