26 Million Have Sought US Jobless Aid Since Virus Hit

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Roughly 26 million people have now filed for jobless aid in the five weeks since the coronavirus outbreak began forcing millions of employers to close their doors. About one in six American workers have lost their jobs in the past five weeks, by far the worst string of layoffs on record. Economists have forecast that the unemployment rate for April could go as high as 20%[…]

26 Million Have Sought US Jobless Aid