December 24, 2020
803k people file for unemployment in the US
803k people filed for unemployment in the US last week, dropping by 89k but remaining above the pre-coronavirus record. Meanwhile, consumer spending dropped in November for the first time since May. This story is from the December 24, 2020 edition of The New Paper – a clear, concise daily briefing that makes fact-first news easy to consume. Try it today.