Illinois State Sen. Bill Brady—a candidate in the Illinois Republican primary for governor—said he is hearing from manufacturers that people are not motivated to return to the workforce because they are “enjoying” their unemployment insurance.
It's easy to see the financial strain caused by long-term unemployment. Now, new research is shedding light on the less understood but equally damaging emotional cost. We delve into mental health and unemployment with professor Timothy Classen and therapist Keith Renfroe.
For the first time in years, American companies blew past the cap on H-1B visa petitions to sponsor educated, foreign workers. Many say that’s a sign of economic recovery, but some say the program is rife with abuses.