Despite the rise in unemployment rate, the nation’s total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 339,000 jobs.
To many people, the image of a nuclear family in a stand-alone house with a green lawn and white picket fence still represents a fulfillment of the American dream.
Like the rest of us, governments must borrow when they spend more money than they receive. They do so by issuing bonds, which are IOUs that promise to repay the money in the future and make regular interest payments.
Artificial Intelligence-powered tools, such as ChatGPT, have the potential to revolutionize the efficiency, effectiveness and speed of the work humans do.
To address its growing shortage of affordable housing, Wisconsin needs to build 120,000 additional rental units, Elmer Moore Jr., CEO of the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority (WHEDA), told an Assembly committee at a public hearing Thursday.
According to the report, the national unemployment rate dropped from 3.5 percent in March to 3.4 percent in April, tying the record low set in January of this year.
Assembly Republicans released the general points of their plan to overhaul Wisconsin’s system of sharing money with local governments on Thursday.
Wisconsin’s state unemployment rate in March was 2.5 percent, a 0.2 percent drop from February’s rate of 2.7 percent.
Another tax season has wrapped up, and Wisconsin researchers found it is a reminder the state’s overall tax structure leaves low- and middle-income families behind.
The national unemployment rate dropped from 3.6 percent in February to 3.5 percent in March.