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  • there wasn't much to be married about.

  • In the latest US jobs report, hiring slowed sharply in November.

  • Employers adage is 245,000 workers.

  • That's the lowest rate of new hires in six months, according to Labor Department data released Friday.

  • Throw in November's paltry employment gains and America has yet to recover around 10 million jobs lost during the health crisis.

  • The closely watched numbers also showed a surge in the number of Americans who are experiencing long periods of unemployment.

  • 3.9 million.

  • That's the number of Americans reported as being unemployed for 27 weeks or longer.

  • Another grim number.

  • 6.7 million.

  • That's how many people working part time but would rather be working full time.

  • The slowdown in hiring is the clearest signal of an economic rebound that has stalled.

  • Economists like Mark Zandi of Moody's Analytics are calling on the federal government to step up.

  • Congress and the Trump administration to come together sign a piece of legislation that will provide additional help to the economy.

  • Soem, or unemployment insurance help for renters who haven't been able to make their rent and face eviction when the eviction moratorium ends at the end of the year.

  • More money for small businesses through the paycheck protection program helped Thio the airlines, who obviously were struggling more money for testing, tracing PPE help for food.

  • And, you know, the snap program.

  • We've seen all these long lines that, uh, for people lining up trying to get help for food so I could go on and on on.

  • But all those things need funding, and they need funding quickly because all of the support the government has provided eyes now, uh, pretty much gone played out.

  • The pressure is mounting on Congress to come up with another economic stimulus package to prevent the economy from slipping back into recession.

  • We with new state restrictions put in place as new infections, hospitalizations and death rates skyrocket and time is running out.

  • Jobless assistance for millions of Americans is set to expire just after Christmas.

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U.S. hiring hits six-month low as pandemic rages

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