What To Expect In The Senate’s $2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief Package

The package will include billions of dollars in help for businesses and a cash payment of up to $1,200 for most working Americans. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A $2 trillion stimulus package that is supposed to provide some relief to Americans and businesses is expected to be...

Arkansas Personal Income – 2019:Q4

The Bureau of Economic Analysis released new state-level personal income data for the final quarter of 2019. Total personal income in Arkansas is estimated to have increased at a 2.7% annual rate, slightly lower than the 3.0% rate for the nation. Arkansas...

Steady At 3.5%: Unemployment Rate Remains Exceptionally Low

Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, March 17, 2020 Arkansas’ unemployment rate in January was unchanged from December, remaining at 3.5%, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. The monthly report, which was based on data from the federal agency and released...