Headline RoundupApril 1st, 2021

US Jobless Claims Rise to 719,000

Summary from the AllSides News Team

Filings for unemployment benefits rose last week to 719,000, up from a revised 658,000 the week before. Despite the increase, jobless claims remained near the lowest levels since the COVID-19 pandemic started, as businesses begin to reopen and more vaccines are being administered.

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