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alex acosta resigns as labor secretary

Alex Acosta Resigns as Labor Secretary

The news comes after days of Democrats demanding he resign. And he would have gotten away with it to if it weren’t for that pesky media! Or would he? It’s been a long week for Labor Secretary Acosta. With the recent arrest of billionaire Jeffrey

Jobless Claims Rise Modestly

U.S. Jobless Claims Rise Modestly

Despite a previous three month low, jobless rate have risen according to Labor Department. The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits has rebounded from a three-month low last week,. However, the numbers remain below a level consistent with a tightening labor market. On Thursday,