As the jobs recovery slows, moms, African-Americans and government workers are falling behind

Among the report’s scariest signs? The share of Americans working or looking for work, known as the labor-force participation rate, declined among prime working ages (25-54) in September.

The drop was driven by plunging participation rates among women, just as the school year went into full swing in much of the country.

Of the nearly 1.1 million people who stopped working, or looking for work, in September, almost 80 percent were women. Many economists say it’s a clear sign of the child-care burden falling mainly on working mothers.

Mothers like April Smith are facing impossible decisions, as they must choose

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Amazon To Add 10,000 Jobs In Seattle Suburb

Amazon plans to add 10,000 permanent jobs to a suburb of the west coast US city of Seattle in the coming years in the growing tech behemoth’s latest expansion near its headquarters, the company said Friday.

The jobs will be based in Bellevue, 10 miles (16 kilometers) east of Seattle, an Amazon spokesman said. The company did not specify how many of the jobs were entirely new to the US, but told AFP the figure included “a combination of new roles and teams from Seattle.”

The move comes as upheaval from the coronavirus accelerates growth at Amazon, which recently reported

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The US has lost jobs since Trump took office, but so have many other countries

The Labor Department reported that the U.S. added 1.37 million new jobs in August, while the unemployment rate dropped below 10% for the first time since the pandemic took hold.

“This is a very deep scar to the labor market” noted Gregory Daco, chief U.S. economist at Oxford Economics, “one that will take years to recover, not months.” The U.S. still has a total net loss of 11.5 million jobs since March.

Democrats have been broadening the argument even further by repeatedly noting that not only are jobs down since the February, they’re also down since President Trump took

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US Added 1.4 Million Jobs In August, While Unemployment Rate Fell To 8.4%


  • The jobless rates declined in the month for adult men (to 8%), adult women (8.4%), teenagers (16.1%).
  • The number of Americans on temporary layoff decreased by 3.1 million to 6.2 million in August
  • But the number of permanent job losers increased by 534,000 to 3.4 million in August

The U.S. economy added 1.4 million jobs in August, while the jobless rate dropped to 8.4% from 10.2% in the prior month, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday.

The number of unemployed people dropped by 2.8 million to 13.6 million, the fourth straight month of such declines.


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Insurance Jobs, Employment in Los Angeles, CA

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Orion Business Insurance and Risk Management Services, Inc.

Pasadena, CA 91105

Temporarily remote

$65,000 – $85,000 a year

  •  Create Acord applications in Applied Epic to market to insurance companies.
  •  Bind coverage with the appropriate insurance companies.
  • Willing to obtain necessary insurance license(s) upon hire, existing license is a plus.
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Volkswagen Santa Monica

Santa Monica, CA 90404 (Mid-City area)

Up to $200,000 a year

  • To keep our employees safe, we provide mask, gloves, sanitizer and have an onsite cleaning crew cleaning & sanitizing
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Finance Jobs, Employment in Los Angeles, CA

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Allegiance Gold

Woodland Hills, CA 91367

$250,000 – $500,000 a year

  • You will have the full support to build your pipeline and moreover, the ability to increase your earnings based on your team’s performance.

United States Secret Service


$47,661 – $139,916 a year

  • Show us you have the talent and background we need, and we will show you the rewards of joining the U.S. Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special…
  • The Graduate Student Analyst Program at Union Bank has a reputation for providing college students with the opportunity to participate in meaningful projects…
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