The unemployment rate remained at 6.7%, noting in the first month that the rate had not improved in seven months.
The US economy has continued to shrink by 9.8 million jobs since February.
Workers who have lost their jobs through their own fault still need government help to make ends meet. And while the stimulus package, which was signed into law in the last week of 2020, is expanding and expanding the benefits of unemployment, more work remains to be done.
The Senate Democratic holiday, which gives the party both the White House and Congress, paved the way for a quick implementation of President-elect Joe Biden̵
7;s economic program, which is likely to include more incentives in the near future. Biden also plans to inject dollars into infrastructure and clean energy to create millions of jobs in the medium and long term.
This is an evolving story. It will be updated.