July’s jobs boom masks ‘economic scarring’ that could get worse if there’s no stimulus deal

There was much to cheer in July’s surprisingly strong nonfarm payrolls report, but there is also just enough bad news to leaven an otherwise celebratory mood.  The most encouraging headline…

Americans concerned about economic impact as coronavirus cases surge

WASHINGTON — Less than a quarter of adults believe the U.S. economy is “excellent” or “good” as the coronavirus pandemic and economic anxiety related to its spread loom large, new…