Headline RoundupJuly 22nd, 2021

Weekly Jobless Claims Rise to 419,000

Summary from the AllSides News Team

Jobless claims rose to 419,000 last week, higher than the 350,000 Dow Jones estimate for initial filings.

The increase in claims comes as some public health restrictions return amid the spread of the COVID-19 Delta variant.  Meanwhile, businesses work aggressively to fill positions as enhanced unemployment benefits end in about 24 states.

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