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Washington’s Economy Looks Better Than First Projected

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) – Washington’s economy is projected to have about $2.6 billion more that previously assumed…

US jobless claims drop to 385,000, another pandemic low

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell last week for a fifth straight…

US job growth slows sharply in sign of hiring struggles

WASHINGTON (AP) — America’s employers added just 266,000 jobs last month, sharply lower than in March and…

Oregon Unemployment Edges Down To 6.2%

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — January unemployment edged down slightly in Oregon to 6.2% but remains significantly higher…

U.S. Adds A Strong 379,000 Jobs In Hopeful Sign For Economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added a robust 379,000 jobs last month, the most since October and…

Governor Kate Brown Has A Message For Those Planning To Defy Covid-19 Orders

Oregon Governor Kate Brown had some things to say today about those on planning to to defy…

Congress Passes $900B COVID Relief Bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress passed a $900 billion pandemic relief package Monday night that would finally deliver…

Governor Brown Calls Lawmakers Back For Special Session

The Governor says the state faces pressing issues caused by the pandemic and Oregon's Historic wild fire…

Oregon Businesses Worry About Lack of Economic Backstop

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — In March life in Oregon, and across the country, came to a screeching…

709,000 Seek US Jobless Aid As Pandemic Escalates

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell last week to 709,000, a…



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