30 Million Have Sought US Jobless Aid Since Coronavirus Hit

An additional 3.8 million laid-off workers filed for unemployment benefits this week.

  • Published 30 April 2020

[template id="245201"] WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 3.8 million laid-off workers applied for unemployment benefits last week as the U.S. economy slid further into a crisis that is becoming the most devastating since the 1930s. Roughly 30.3 million people have now filed for jobless aid in the six weeks since the coronavirus outbreak began forcing millions of employers to close their doors and slash their workforces. That is more people than live in the New… Read at AP News