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Food Prices Increasing As Companies Face Supply And Labor Shortages

Food Prices Increasing As Companies Face Supply And Labor Shortages

Harry Wilmerding Food prices have surged as companies battle increasing costs, labor shortages and supply chain problems, The Wall Street Journal reported. Food companies are struggling to find trucks and staff processing lines as costs for necessary products surge, The Wall Street Journal reported. U.S. food companies have experienced growing supply chain problems as consumers spend more on […]

The Costly But Deliberate U.S. Labor Shortage

The Costly But Deliberate U.S. Labor Shortage

by Richard M. Salsman For more than a year, due mainly to illiberal policies associated with Covid-phobia and lockdowns, the U.S. has experienced various types and magnitudes of labor shortages. In short, the quantity of labor demanded by would-be employers has exceeded quantities supplied by would-be employees, especially in the service sector. The phenomenon is […]

Small Business Group To Sue Biden Over Vaccine Mandate

Small Business Group To Sue Biden Over Vaccine Mandate

Thomas Catenacci  The Job Creators Network announced plans to sue the Biden administration over its mandate requiring private sector workers to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. The advocacy group said it would soon file a lawsuit alongside several of its small business members, according to a Thursday announcement. The Job Creators Network (JCN) argued the mandate would make hiring […]

Jobless Claims Drop To 375,000, Near Pandemic Low

Jobless Claims Drop To 375,000, Near Pandemic Low

Thomas Catenacci The number of Americans filing new unemployment claims decreased to 375,000 last week as the economy continues its recovery from the coronavirus pandemic, according to the Department of Labor. The Bureau of Labor and Statistics figure released Thursday represents a decrease in the number of new jobless claims compared to the week ending July […]

Restaurant Owners Blast ‘Out Of Touch’ Biden For Townhall Remarks

Restaurant Owners Blast ‘Out Of Touch’ Biden For Townhall Remarks

By Art Moore WND News Center President Biden tells a restaurant owner at a CNN townhall he should raise wages for his workers to address a labor shortage fueled by federal unemployment benefits (Video screenshot) Angry employers fired back at President Biden for telling a restaurant owner Wednesday night at a CNN townhall that he should raise […]

Qualcomm Lays Off 4,500 Workers While Demanding More H-1bs

Qualcomm Lays Off 4,500 Workers While Demanding More H-1bs