National Employment Law Project
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Following is a statement from Jenna Gerry, senior staff attorney with the National Employment Law Project: “Today, the Government Accountability(…)
Strengthening UI is critical to racial equity, as job growth continues to be uneven.
The unemployment rate remained at 3.6% in April according to this morning’s monthly jobs report. Approximately 428,000 jobs were produced,(…)
With recovery still at risk, policymakers must adopt structural reforms to bolster the unemployment insurance system for all workers.
Last week, the Federal Reserve issued the first of a projected seven interest-rate hikes this year in order to slow the American(…)
NELP’s ED Rebecca Dixon reflects on two years of COVID-19
The nation’s economic recovery is still leaving workers behind.
The unemployment rate for Black workers was 6.9%, more than twice the rate for white workers (3.4%).
The unemployment rate in December fell to 3.9%, according to this morning’s monthly jobs report. While unemployment declined this month(…)