Tight U.S. Labor Market Has Kept Lid on Layoffs

Tight U.S. Labor Market Has Kept Lid on Layoffs

This post was originally published on this siteWorkers calling in sick with Covid-19 have added pressure on employers trying to operate during the Omicron surge.

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Biden administration will meet with big tech firms Thursday over national security concerns in software

Biden administration will meet with big tech firms Thursday over national security concerns in software

This post was originally published on this siteBiden administration officials will meet with key software developers and major tech firms like Apple and Google on Thursday to discuss ways of making open-source computer code more secure after a critical vulnerability emerged last month that US officials said could have affected...

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Abortion rights jumps to a top priority for Democrats in a new poll

Abortion rights jumps to a top priority for Democrats in a new poll

This post was originally published on this site The number of Democrats citing abortion rights as a top priority for the federal government to address jumped from less than 1% in 2021 to 13% in a new poll. (Image credit: Andrew Harnik/AP File Photo)

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‘Victory’: Ohio Supreme Court strikes down GOP partisan gerrymandering

‘Victory’: Ohio Supreme Court strikes down GOP partisan gerrymandering

This post was originally published on this site Democracy defenders on Wednesday cheered a ruling by the Ohio Supreme Court that invalidated Republican-drawn state legislative district maps, which a majority of the justices found were unconstitutionally gerrymandered against the will of the state’s voters. “The General Assembly maps entrenched a...

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