Where are the workers? Cutoff of jobless aid spurs no influx

LABOR SHORTAGES in the U.S. have persisted longer than many economists expected. / AP FILE PHOTO/ROGELIO V. SOLIS
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Earlier this year, an insistent cry arose from business leaders and Republican governors: Cut off a $300-a-week federal supplement for unemployed Americans. Many people, they argued, would then come off the sidelines and take the millions of jobs that employers were desperate to fill. Yet three months after half the states began…

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