Six Months Of COVID-19 Pandemic Equals Total Job Losses Of Great Recession

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Published on September 29, 2020 - Duration: 00:36s

Six Months Of COVID-19 Pandemic Equals Total Job Losses Of Great Recession

In just six months, the coronavirus pandemic has left more Americans unemployed than during the entire 18 months of the Great Recession.

According to Business Insider, it's not just small businesses and local bars and restaurants that are feeling the pain.

Travel and hospitality have taken a major hit.

Besides major airlines, Uber and hotel giants Hilton and Marriott have announced furloughs.

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