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Hurricane Sandy Unemployment

The Saga of Sandy: No Small Businesses, No Jobs

Elizabeth Angrisani | Posted 02.16.2013 | Small Business
Elizabeth Angrisani

Hurricane Sandy hit our area of the Jersey Shore pretty bad, and I am worried about people overlooking the importance of helping local businesses rebuild. We face an economic decline if we don't support our greatest asset: small businesses.

Hurricane Sandy Pushes Jobless Claims WAY Up

AP | CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER | Posted 01.15.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP) — Superstorm Sandy drove the number of people seeking unemployment benefits up to a seasonally adjusted 439,000 last week, the highe...

Lila Shapiro

Hurricane Sandy: Hourly Workers Feel The Impact, Long After The Storm Is Over

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 11.02.2012 | Business

BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- George Colon and his girlfriend were standing by a bus stop in Brooklyn on Thursday, checking the time on their phones. Every hour t...

Arthur Delaney

Hurricane Sandy Could Delay Friday's Jobs Numbers

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 10.29.2012 | Business

UPDATE: U.S. Labor Department spokesman Carl Fillichio said the government is doing its best to put out October's unemployment numbers as scheduled on...