Massachusetts Unemployment Rate Rises To 7.4%Unemployment in Massachusetts ticked back up in December after several months of decline, according to the latest numbers.
Massachusetts Unemployment Rate Down To 6.7%; Same As National AverageMassachusetts is now on par with the rest of the country when it comes to unemployment.
Stimulus Package Update: Plan Should 'Give As Generous Aid To Local Governments As Possible,' Economist SaysThe proposed $908 billion coronavirus relief package is gaining traction in Congress. But will it be enough, and will it come in time?
Massachusetts Seeing 'Tremendous Amount' Of Unemployment Fraud; 30,000 Potentially Fake Claims Filed Last WeekMassachusetts is seeing more fake unemployment claims.
Massachusetts Unemployment Rate Drops Again To 7.4%Massachusetts' unemployment rate fell again in October, according to federal statistics.
New Law Allows Thousands Of Massachusetts Workers To Collect Additional Unemployment BenefitsIt affects as many as 17,000 people who were previously ineligible for $300 in enhanced weekly federal benefits.
Massachusetts Unemployment Rate Drops To 9.6%It's estimated that Massachusetts added 36,900 jobs last month.
Market Strategist Warns 'Pain Felt On Main Street Quite Distinct From What's Reflected In Stock Market'In an economy beset by pandemic-induced hardship, why is Wall Street thriving while Main Street is struggling?
Stimulus Package Update: What Happens To The Economy Without A Second Stimulus?Spending from the first round of stimulus propped up the economy. But that money is gone, and a more stimulus is unlikely in the coming weeks.
Stimulus Check Latest: Timeline For When Americans Could Receive Next PaymentMore stimulus checks would help suffering Americans and prop up the sagging U.S. economy, but Democrats and Republicans haven't yet agreed on a deal.
Stimulus Check Latest: Revised HEROES Act, Passed By House, Includes $1200 Payment; $600 Additional UnemploymentThe revised HEROES Act, passed by Democrats in the House, would still include stimulus payments and enhanced unemployment benefits.
Stimulus Check Update: What's The Latest On A Second Payment Package?Stimulus discussions are back on the table in Washington, but time is growing short to deliver a second round of stimulus payments before the election.
Massachusetts Sees New Unemployment Claims Rise By Over 4,400The number of people seeking unemployment aid nationwide rose slightly last week.
Stimulus Check Update: Will Americans See More Financial Aid Before The Election?Time is running out on a stimulus package passing before the election, even as the need for another stimulus check and additional unemployment payments remains strong.
Massachusetts Unemployment Rate Down To 11.3% For August; Biggest Drop In CountryThe Massachusetts unemployment rate dropped nearly 5 percentage points from July to August.