Category: claims

Joe Biden Claims 200 Million Americans Have Died from Coronavirus
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Joe Biden Claims 200 Million Americans Have Died from Coronavirus

Joe Biden claimed on Sunday that, by the time he would be done speaking, 200 million Americans will have died from the coronavirus. .@JoeBiden during speech honoring RBG: “And PERHAPS——most cruelly of all———if Donald Trump has his way, the complications from COVID-19, which are well beyond——what they should be. It’s estimated that 200 million people…

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Joe Biden Claims, Without Evidence, Portland Victim Incited His Own Death
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Joe Biden Claims, Without Evidence, Portland Victim Incited His Own Death

Former Vice President Joe Biden suggested Wednesday that the victim of a shooting in Portland, Oregon, was killed because he and other pro-Trump demonstrators had been “inciting responses.” Biden, offering a rare opportunity to the press to ask him questions, was asked whether he agreed with his running mate, Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), that the…

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High Jobless Claims Aren’t Going Away in This ‘Record’ Stock Market
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High Jobless Claims Aren’t Going Away in This ‘Record’ Stock Market

Despite a soaring stock market, U.S. jobless claims remain shockingly persistent. Another 1.1 million Americans filed new unemployment claims in the most recently reported week. This trend signals that the stock market is becoming disconnected from economic reality, which should be a red flag for investors. The economy has finally reopened, and everything is getting…

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Jobless Claims Fall to 1.88 Million, Slightly More Than Expected
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Jobless Claims Fall to 1.88 Million, Slightly More Than Expected

New claims for unemployment benefits fell to 1.88 million last week, data from the Department of Labor showed Thursday. That brings new unemployment claims, a proxy for layoffs, since the coronavirus pandemic began to claim jobs ten weeks ago to nearly 42 million. Economists had been expecting around 1.79 million for weekly claims. The prior…

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Biden Claims Coronavirus Cost over 85,000 Jobs, Lives of Millions
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Biden Claims Coronavirus Cost over 85,000 Jobs, Lives of Millions

Joe Biden marred his facts on Thursday during a virtual roundtable with three governors supporting his campaign. While speaking with Govs. Ned Lamont (D-CT), Phil Murphy (D-NJ), and Gretchen Whitmer (D-MI), Biden said, “We’re in the middle of a pandemic that has cost us more than 85,000 jobs as of today. Lives of millions of…

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Jobless Claims Hit 3.169 Million
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Jobless Claims Hit 3.169 Million

New claims for unemployment benefits fell to 3.169 million last week, data from the Department of Labor showed Thursday. That brings new unemployment claims, a proxy for layoffs, since the coronavirus pandemic began to claim jobs to around 33.5 million. Claims hit a record 6.87 million for the week of March 28. Each subsequent week…

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