'Job Gains Have Slowed Considerably,' Says Economic Policy Institute EconomistUnemployment's sizable decline in July still reflects a slowing economic recovery in the face of the unchecked coronavirus pandemic.
'We Know This Is A Recession, But We Don't Want This To Go Into Depression Territory,' Says Economics ProfessorWith the first round of economic stimulus running out, millions of Americans are about to take a massive hit to their household budget.
Unemployment Unexpectedly Drops, But Full Recovery Not ImminentThe unemployment rate took a surprising drop, but while hope exists the road to recovery remains uncertain.
Despite COVID-19 Trends, Clearwater Tech Company Hiring In DrovesRather than reduce numbers, one Clearwater-based tech company is connecting with locals to hire in droves.
Tampa Bay Company Develops Truck Driver Training AppThat company, located right here in Tampa Bay, manufactures hi-tech virtual reality simulators, which help train truckers before ever hitting the road.
Tampa Bay Truckers Speak Out To Recruit More DriversAs a shortage in truck drivers across the country threatens supply and demand, truck driving schools and their partners are working to recruit as many drivers as they can.
'There's Only One Bill To Prioritize -- Everything Else Is Negotiable': CBS Analyst Explains How To Navigate Outstanding Balances On Limited FundsJill Schlesinger, certified financial planner and CBS News business analyst, looks at how to devise a game plan for paying bills when money is tight.
Gov. DeSantis Requests Investigation Into Florida's Unemployment Benefits Claims WebsiteThe state's website that cost taxpayers $77.9 Million.
Protestors On Bayshore Blvd In Tampa Draw Attention To Florida UnemploymentFrustrations mount as Florida's unemployment site experiences further delays.
FL Gov. DeSantis Adds Resources For Unemployment ProcessingDEO will process 80,000 claims this week, up from 6,000.
Job Openings Matches Number Of Unemployed For First Time In DecadesAccording to a new report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employers were advertising openings for 6.55 million positions in March. The May 8 release adds that 6.59 million Americans were unemployed at that time
Opinion: Jobless Numbers And The Newest Right Wing Conspiracy TheoryThere is a new breed of truthers on the right. Joining the paranoid ranks of the advocates of a government role in 9-11 and the birthers fascination with President Obama's birth certificate are conservatives that believe the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is making up jobs numbers to benefit President Obama.
Opinion: Ten Reasons Mitt Romney Lost The ElectionToday, Republicans feel a combination of confusion, disbelief, and anger as to how a slim majority of Americans can possibly want four more years of the Obama administration in the White House. To many, it seems inconceivable that people want to take a chance on more of the same.
Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race RelationsUnfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.
Opinion: President Obama Says Vote For RevengeOn Friday, President Barack Obama told his supporters at a campaign rally – inside a public high school, no less – to vote for revenge!