Unemployment

Politics
The president is piling on debt for U.S. taxpayers, while California has a surplus, Newsom crows.
Politics
Even as more Americans have jobs, many of these pay low wages, making it hard for families to get by.
HuffPost Personal
There's nothing easy about securing or using government food assistance, and new cuts could mean catastrophic consequences for millions of people.
HuffPost Personal
The already-cruel blow feels all the more painful given the time of year.
WOMEN'S WORK
It's not the most wonderful time of the year for those who just lost their jobs.
Politics
"The financial media should prepare for a lot more gas-lighting on the employment data next year," one economist warned.
Politics
States can now require laid-off workers to pee in cups in order to receive unemployment benefits.
Politics
Gallup has been tracking the favorability of unions for decades, and it's been steadily rising since the recession ended.
Work/Life
"For the first time ever, recent college graduates are more likely unemployed than the base US population."
Politics
A proposed regulation would let states test some workers, but it's not clear how many would meet the criteria.
HuffPost Personal
The past two years have been incredibly tough, but they’ve also shown me how strong I am.
Politics
The president says the state is "producing record setting numbers." In fact, it has the lowest median income in the U.S. and one of the highest poverty rates.
Politics
The stakes are high for millions of Americans — and the 2020 election.
Money
These majors lead to jobs, according to a new survey.
Politics
It's part of a budget that hurts parents and families, from a White House that rips babies from mothers' arms.
Politics
A weaker global economy, a trade war with China and signs of caution among consumers likely contributed to slow growth.
Impact
The world's most prominent trial of universal basic income has ended -- and the first results are in.
Politics
"He’s trying to stop us from helping them out," Inslee said of Trump's treatment of federal workers.
Politics
Gov. Gavin Newsom is defying instructions from the Trump administration.