THE NUMBER OF CONTINUING UNEMPLOYMENT CLAIMS IN IOWA DROPPED AGAIN IN IOWA LAST WEEK AS THE STATE’S ECONOMY CONTINUES TO RECOVER FROM THE PANDEMIC.
RADIO IOWA’S DAR DANIELSON REPORTS:
(The ongoing unemployment claims were down by nearly five-thousand (4,983) compared to the previous week. Continuing claims have now dropped 16 straight weeks. The drop comes as new unemployment claims were up slightly to 46-hundred-44. Manufacturing and self-employed workers or independent contractors each saw more than 800 new unemployment claims.)