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Unemployment insurance claims total 55.1M as another 1.2M Americans file

The 20-week total of new claims for unemployment benefits during the Covid-19 pandemic rose to 55.1 million in the week ending Aug. 1, with 1,186,000 new seasonally adjusted initial claims being filed, the U.S. Department of Labor reported this morning.   The total for the week ending Aug. 1 represented a decrease of 249,000 new claims…

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