More from Josh Boak
When Will Aid Arrive?
Economists have said that the cash infusions will be crucial for sustaining the world’s largest economy.
Apr 12th, 2020
Rapid US Economy Recovery Unlikely
There are emerging signs that any recovery will fail to match the speed and severity of the economic collapse that occurred in just a few weeks.
Apr 9th, 2020
Laws & Regulations
Trump To Reopen Country in Weeks, Not Months
Health experts have made clear that unless Americans continue to dramatically limit social interaction, the number of infections will overwhelm the health care system.
Mar 24th, 2020
Dec. US Industrial Production Down 0.3%
Industrial production, which includes the manufacturing, mining and utilities sectors, slumped 1 percent over the past year as factory output has tumbled 1.3 percent from a year ago.
Jan 17th, 2020
US Adds 145K Jobs; Unemployment at 3.5%
Manufacturing companies added just 46,000 jobs in all of 2019.
Jan 10th, 2020
US Mfg. Activity Hits Decade-Low
ISM's December Manufacturing Index December reading was its lowest since June 2009, when the US economy was at the tail end of the Great Recession.
Jan 3rd, 2020
AP: Trump's Rust Belt Revival is Fading. Will it Matter in 2020?
A year away from Election Day, President Trump's promised coal and steel renaissance is not materializing.
Oct 31st, 2019