economy

The Bay Area, California, has dramatically slowed in the number of jobs in March

The Bay Area provided another month of solid increases in employment as the California unemployment rate fell to its lowest point in more than two years. Employers added 13,100 jobs in March in the Gulf region, but recruitment slowed dramatically from February, when 22,100 jobs were added in the nine-district area, a report by the …

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The California economy did not lose to Texas in 2021

Opinion and interpretation Editorial articles and other content content offer perspectives on issues that are important to our community and are independent of the work of our newsroom reporters. Kelly Soderlund, right, works with a colleague at the TripActions office in San Francisco, Friday, August 27, 2021. The transition to a hybrid work model is …

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Evacuation submissions in major Texas cities have reached new highs since the epidemic began

Subscribe to The Brief, our daily newsletter that updates readers with the most vital news from Texas. Evacuation filings in Texas’ largest cities have soared to the highest point since the onset of the COVID-19 epidemic, as federal dollars for rent assistance dry up and rising living expenses squeeze tenants hard. Homeowners in Houston, Dallas …

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