January 22, 2021

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Mercury News Business

10 takeaways from Friday’s terrible jobs report

By Josh Boak | Associated Press BALTIMORE — Brutal. Horrific. Tragic. Choose your description. The April jobs report showed, in harrowing detail, just how terribly the coronavirus outbreak has pummeled the U.S. economy. Most obviously, there’s the 14.7% unemployment rate, the highest since the Great Depression. And the shedding of more than 20 million jobs, […]

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