A Morning Consult poll report released Wednesday shares that about 1.8 million out-of-work Americans have turned down jobs because of the generosity of unemployment insurance benefits. This comes at a time when businesses are facing labor supply shortages, read more of the recent report here.
Additionally, the House Committee on Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax, and Capital Access held a virtual hearing on “Innovation as a Catalyst for New Jobs: SBA’s Innovation Initiatives.“
The House Committee on Small Business will hold a virtual hearing on “Strengthening the Cybersecurity Posture of America’s Small Business Community” on Tuesday, July 20 at 10:00 AM.
The House Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions will hold a hearing on “Banking the Unbanked: Exploring Private and Public Efforts to Expand Access to the Financial System” on Wednesday, July 21 at 10:00 AM.