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Mike: Good day. The economic news for this day is primarily the MBA Mortgage Applications Index, which showed weakness due to increasing interest rates. This is the busiest time of year for home sales, yet mortgage application increased only 1.1% for the week and that’s with historically low interest rates. Refinancing decreased 12% due to those […]

Continue reading about June 10 – Mortgage applications fall 7.2% – Job openings at lowest level since 2000 – Chicago schools to cut 1000 – Char-Meck schools to dismiss 900 – Ford plans to cut 350 in Louisville – GM extends summer plant closings

Mike:  Good day to all and thanks for visiting the Layoff List. I would like to know what you think of The Layoff List, so I can improve the site and make it more useful to you. Let me know if you want less of something or more of something. I could add a page […]

Continue reading about June 9 – GM Wentzville, laying off nearly 900 – Talbots cutting 20% of workforce – Lloyds chops another 1500 – Unilever dumps 460 jobs

Mike: I hope you all had an enjoyable weekend. WordPress is acting strange again this Monday and the paragraph spacing isn’t working well, so the layout may not be quite as smooth as usual. Today was a busy day for me, so I apologize for the sporatic and incompete updates. I hope to make Tuesday […]

Continue reading about June 8 – Obama promises 600,000 jobs this summer – 4000 lost jobs in UKs LDV collapse – Intuit cuts 300 jobs – Clopay closing plant with 330 jobs – Feds need 10,000 cyber security experts – GM cuts 400 at Flint Truck Assembly