The program originated by the Biden administration is still being developed but organizations in Appalachia believe it could provide many young people in the area with good-paying employment opportunities.
Gov. Josh Shapiro said he wants to invest in the people of Pennsylvania with a $48.3 billion budget that directs new funding to education, economic growth, and creating better opportunities for residents.
The Fed held key interest rates steady again Wednesday, as expected, and signaled that a decision that could affect everything from credit card rates to the housing market to new business creation could still be months away.
Friday’s jobs data showed a strong, resilient U.S. labor market with wages outpacing inflation — welcome news for Americans hoping to have more purchasing power in 2024.
Pennsylvania communities could be hit hard by rising financial uncertainty in the country’s biggest electricity market, according to three new reports.
With economic forecasters rewriting their 2024 outlooks following recent moves from the Federal Reserve, The Conversation turned to two financial economists to share their thoughts on the upcoming year.
The United States gained 199,000 jobs in November, while the unemployment rate declined to 3.7 percent.
In its October 2023 employment situation report, the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry revealed that the state’s unemployment rate held steady at a historic low of 3.4%, unchanged from the previous month and notably below the national rate of 3.9%. Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate in October 2023 was a full percentage point lower than the same …
The United States added 150,000 new jobs in October, according to the monthly report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Statewide unemployment data for September was released by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry and the new rate of 3.4 percent is an all time low for Pennsylvania.