Nebraska's unemployment rate remains lowest in US

Nebraska continues to boast the best unemployment rate in the country.

Per The Washington Examiner:

Nebraska continues to boast the best unemployment rate in the country.

In December, the state's rate remained unchanged at 3.0%, tied with South Dakota for lowest in the U.S. It is less than half the national unemployment rate of 6.7%.

“Nebraska employment has recovered significantly since April, which was the peak for employment losses due to the pandemic,” Nebraska Commissioner of Labor John Albin said in a statement.

In December 2019, before the COVID-19 pandemic led to government restrictions on businesses, the state's unemployment rate was the same 3.0%.

Iowa has added more than 71,000 non farm jobs since April, the height of the pandemic.

3 days, 10 hours ago

Biden's polling dip threatens Virginia’s McAuliffe and New Jersey Gov. Murphy

New polls following the administration’s bungled Afghanistan withdrawal and inability to slow the spread of the coronavirus show a growing lack of faith in Biden which may extend to those who have embraced him

4 days, 7 hours ago

Arizona sues Biden administration over COVID-19 vaccine mandate

Biden announced the mandates last week, sparking GOP opposition

4 days, 9 hours ago

What The French Laundry Has to Do With Gavin Newsom's Recall Election

In early November, Newsom was found to be in violation of his own recommended virus precautions when he attended a friend's birthday dinner at The French Laundry, a three-star Michelin restaurant located within Napa County in Yountville.

5 days, 9 hours ago

Nebraska Gov. Ricketts rails against vaccine mandate: Biden 'pretty ignorant of what's going on'

Ricketts said he is planning to take legal action against the mandate

1 week, 1 day ago

Governors Immediately Push Back On ‘Unconstitutional’ Biden Plan: ‘Will Fight Them To The Gates Of Hell’

Numerous governors have issued statements following Democrat President Joe Biden’s speech on Thursday signaling that they will strongly oppose his attempts to mandate vaccines.

1 week, 2 days ago

Gov. DeSantis commends 9/11 responders, rebukes calls to defund police

“If you go down the road of defunding law enforcement, you're going have hell to pay on the back end,” he warned.