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KILLING US JOBS BUSINESSES, AND OUR ECONOMY: US Chamber of Commerce Defies Biden, Calls for Termination of Weekly Unemployment Perk As Biden and Democrats Pay Americans More To Stay Home Than Work

CNBC reported employment forecasters had expected to see one million new jobs created in the month of April, while the unemployment rate was predicted to drop to 5.8 percent. Instead, only 266,000 jobs were created while unemployment rose to 6.1 percent.

The $300 per week in federal supplemental income, which comes in addition for those collecting state unemployment benefits, means that for many Americans, being unemployed pays better than working.

According to Chamber of Commerce executive VP Neil Bradley, the federal government can thank itself for the slow economic growth.

Bradly, in a statement issued on Friday, called for an end to the supplemental unemployment benefits that Democrats insisted be added to the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan.

“The disappointing jobs report makes it clear that paying people not to work is dampening what should be a stronger jobs market. We need a comprehensive approach to dealing with our workforce issues and the very real threat unfilled positions poses to our

Source: US Chamber of Commerce Defies Biden, Calls for Termination of Weekly 

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