covid-economy

COMMENTARY

We don’t want to admit the real worker shortage problem | Opinion

BY: - February 25, 2022

Of all the things COVID-19 has taken from us, one of the most profound has been the change in workforce

Pa. Rep. Wild sets sights on addressing U.S. supply chain vulnerabilities

BY: - December 2, 2021

Rep. Susan Wild, D-7th District, along with 24 other Democratic representatives, plan to send a letter to Congressional leaders Thursday, “calling for additional legislative action on [sic] to ease supply chain bottlenecks and help lower costs for their constituents.”

This Pgh ice cream parlor pays $15/hr, filled all its positions, and didn’t raise prices. How it happened

BY: - May 26, 2021

Overall restaurant employment in the Pittsburgh region is still down more than 12,000 jobs compared to April 2019.