Federal Survey Shows Small Businesses Struggling, Many Delawareans Expecting Less

Small Business Pulse Survey Phase 2 Weekly Data Release OCT. 15, 2020 — The U.S. Census Bureau today released new data from the second phase of the experimental Small Business Pulse Survey. Data collection began Aug. 9, 2020. Results will be released weekly starting Aug. 20 through Oct. 15, 2020. The second phase includes questions on the […]

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Biden’s Bad Retirement Plan 👎

‘Tens of millions of people’ could lose their plans as a result of the proposed change, one industry expert estimated A frequently overlooked part of Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden‘s platform would upend the traditional tax preferences of retirement accounts like 401(k) plans — a change that industry experts warned could force some small companies to cut those benefits. Biden has vowed to convert the current deductibility of […]

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Delaware jobless rate falls to 8.2%

Delaware’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in September 2020 fell to 8.2 percent, down from 8.9 percent in August. A record-high 40,400 unemployed Delawareans in September 2020, more than double the 19,300 in September 2019. In September 2020, seasonally adjusted nonfarm employment was 428,800 up from 426,700 in August.  Since September 2019, Delaware’s total nonfarm jobs […]

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The Sussex County Clerk of the Peace Norman “Jay” Jones is hosting a Children’s Drive-Thru Pumpkin Giveaway!

The Sussex County Clerk of the Peace Norman “Jay” Jones is hosting a Children’s Drive-Thru Pumpkin Giveaway! Due to the Covid-19 situation and understanding a lot of seasonal events this year have been canceled, Jay wanted to do something special and safe for the kids this year! We also understand finances are tight for many […]

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Biden takes heat after saying confirming Barrett would not be ‘constitutional’

Biden is facing pushback to his claim that Republican efforts to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court are not ‘constitutional’   An article worth sharing, particularly the part where C. Coons, D-DEL is quoted.   Delawareans voted for him, now he’s been there and better knows how to talk party politics.  https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-confirming-barrett-not-constitutional …”Voters are […]

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