How problems at USPS could affect its workers
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Plus: Bankruptcies are on the rise, apartment vacancies could lead to less affordable housing and a look at the perils of industrial farming and the risk to food.
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The situation for small and medium-sized businesses is probably even worse.
When tenants can't pay, their landlords may be forced to sell or face foreclosure.
The pandemic has downstream effects all throughout the supply chain.
How consumer spending is changing
We hear from several consumers across the country about price changes, and what they’ve been shopping for.
Recent problems at the USPS could lead to more businesses using private companies for shipping — and that could have consequences for workers.
The news has fueled a perception that officials are out to inflate employment figures for a record 8.7 million graduates potentially entering a worsening jobs market.
An excerpt from "Perilous Bounty: The Looming Collapse of American Farming and How We Can Prevent It."