Economy

Ayelet Sheffey
25 Sep 2021, 01:59

A top senator wants to tax the cash piles the wealthy are sitting on - and Biden agrees with him

A top senator wants to tax the cash piles the wealthy are sitting on - and Biden agrees with him

A top senator wants to tax the cash piles the wealthy are sitting on - and Biden agrees with him

People only pay capital gains taxes when they sell assets, like stocks. Senate Finance's Ron Wyden wants to tax increases in net worth every year.

More than half of college students in the US considering remote work are worried about being isolated
Madison Hoff
24 Sep 2021, 22:38

More than half of college students in the US considering remote work are worried about being isolated

Some students are concerned that they'll miss out on the social aspect of being in an office, according to a Universum survey.

Nebraska, New Hampshire, and Vermont are the states struggling hardest to fill jobs in the US labor shortage, new research suggests
Grace Dean
24 Sep 2021, 17:07

Nebraska, New Hampshire, and Vermont are the states struggling hardest to fill jobs in the US labor shortage, new research suggests

The three states had the most job openings per unemployed person, suggesting businesses are competing for a smaller pool of workers, per CareerCloud.