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Now hiring: Restaurants and bars

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Despite new hiring, the restaurant industry has a long way to go, says Erica Groshen, a senior economic adviser at Cornell University. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

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COVID-19

COVID relief extends Medicaid's pregnancy health insurance benefit to a full year

by Sabri Ben-Achour Mar 19, 2021
In the U.S., Black and Indigenous women are two to three times as likely to die from pregnancy-related causes in the first year as white women.
COVID & Unemployment

As restaurants and bars reopen, some find workers are scarce

by Samantha Fields Mar 19, 2021
With warmer weather in some places and more people getting vaccinated, the industry is preparing to serve more patrons.

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