Labor

Wyoming is the state with the most public sector workers, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data.
More than half of Utah residents have had to work from home due to the pandemic.
The voting on union representation for an Amazon warehouse in Alabama ended Monday and vote counting begins today. The winner may not be known until next week, or even later depending on potential...
Workers in the United States have a relatively long average workweek, compared with those in Scandinavian countries.
Using state-level data on the share of workforces that belong to a labor union, 24/7 Wall St. identified South Carolina as the state with the weakest unions.
Using state-level data on the share of workforces that belong to a labor union, 24/7 Wall St. identified Hawaii as the state with the strongest unions.
Mississippi is the state where raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour would benefit the most workers.
Workers at an Amazon warehouse in Alabama will begin voting next month on union representation. Amazon is fighting back hard.
The state where Walmart employs the most people is Arkansas, the location of the company's headquarters.
U.S. companies announced more than 2.3 million job cuts in 2020, nearly half of which were attributed to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Federal Reserve believes the rebound in employment will quicken to near the all-time low the jobless rate set last year.
Among the arguments for extending the benefits of the original CARES Act is that the overall economy will suffer as consumers drop into poverty and demand for goods and services suffers.
The major recovery in the jobs market has started to show fatigue as 2020 comes to an end.
Certain occupations are, for a variety of reasons unrelated to the pandemic, becoming increasingly obsolete. This rail transportation job is disappearing the fastest.
Here's where 12 million Americans may lose jobless benefits, state by state, according to a new report from the Century Foundation.