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The Service Industry Can’t Find Workers. Blame Low Vaccine Rates and High Unemployment Benefits.

Many employers, especially restaurants and small retail businesses, are having a hard time finding workers. This is likely the result of trends in covid-19 vaccinations and the generous unemployment benefits that were expanded due to the pandemic. Congress needs to nip this problematic trend in the bud if it doesn’t want the economic recovery to stall.

A Contagion of Folly

Vaccines are one of the greatest gifts of the modern age. Why do so many people ignore their benefits?