The rise of low-skill immigration in recent decades, combined with other factors, has reduced the ability of teenagers to get summer jobs, according to the Atlantic.
The number of job openings for workers hit a record-high of 6,044,000 in April, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Most unemployed Americans favor repealing Obamacare and say it would be easier to get a job if there was less illegal immigration, according to a survey from Express Employment Professionals.
Hillary Clinton criticized 2016 debate moderators on Tuesday for not asking her Republican opponent and current President Donald Trump questions about job creation.
No family member was employed in 16,069,000 U.S. families in 2016, or 19.6 percent of families, according to newly released data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) on Friday gave former President Barack Obama credit for the latest jobs report and castigated President Donald Trump for his economic policies, despite the report showing strong jobs numbers and coming out nearly two months after Trump entered the White House.
The number of Americans either working or looking for work in the past month hit a record high of 160,056,000, the first time this number surpassed the 160,000,000 mark, according to numbers released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Last month, there were 159,716,000 Americans in the labor force.
The fast-food chain Wendy’s plans to install self-order kiosks at 1,000 restaurants across the country in order to cut rising labor costs amid minimum wage hikes in several states.