Americans are doing the main thing that drives the U.S. economy — spending — but accelerating inflation is casting a pall.
Millions of retirees on Social Security will get a 5.9% boost in benefits for 2022. The biggest cost-of-living adjustment in 39 years follows a burst in inflation as the economy struggles to shake off the drag of the coronavirus pandemic.
A new report from immigration advocacy groups shows high levels of unemployment among immigrant workers.
By Erin Murphy, Gazette-Lee Des Moines Bureau, and Barb Ickes, Quad City Times
Restaurants Jul. 8, 2021 11:00 pm
Nine out of 10 Iowa restaurants are actively seeking more staff, according to the latest survey data from the Iowa Restaurant Association.