BBA Economic Digest: What Did You Do?
Another week, another round of job losses -- with 3.8 million people filing for unemployment last week. It brings the total jobless tally to above 30 million with an unemployment rate inching toward that seen in the Great Depression. In the journey to reopen America, many states are lifting restrictions, allowing millions of people to return to restaurants, malls and movie theaters. But, like so much else in this crisis, it has been fraught with political battles, tensions between urban and rural areas and unease among businesses and the public.