Signs of a still hot — but cooling — job market
Mar 8, 2024

Signs of a still hot — but cooling — job market

This morning's jobs data points to a labor market coming off the boil. Plus, Google looks to crack down on low-quality search results.

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Biden uses State of the Union speech to tout his economic track record

Mar 8, 2024
He cited job growth and cheaper drugs for seniors, among other things.
During the State of the Union address on Thursday, President Joe Biden touted the strong labor market the U.S. has seen under his presidency.
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New H1-B visa rules give workers more autonomy

Mar 8, 2024
It’s H-1B season, which means U.S. companies are once again competing for a limited number of spots— 85,000 — in a visa lottery. Registration opened this week after the federal government revamped the application process.
Workers with H1-B visas "have a lot more more negotiating power," said immigration attorney Ummehani Ismail.
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Leanna Byrne Host, BBC
Kelly Silvera Executive Producer
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Erika Soderstrom Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer
Ariana Rosas Producer
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Jesson Duller Media Producer
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James Graham Producer, BBC
Jo Critcher Producer, BBC
Naomi Rainey Producer, BBC
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