He rejected Republicans’ claims that his bonds were undermining efforts to get millions back to work.
Washington— President Biden instructed the Department of Labor on Monday to ensure that unemployed Americans will not receive higher federal benefits for the unemployed if they deny suitable job opportunities, and rejected Republicans’ claims that their weekly unemployment bonuses are undermining Efforts to win over millions of Americans. go back to work.
After criticizing his disappointing April employment report over the weekend, Biden adopted a provocative tone, trying to show that he wants workers to return to work if they have a job, and defending his iconic economy The policy is partly blamed on American companies. , Because nothing more has been done to attract people to return to work.
The President told reporters at the White House that last month’s childcare issues, school closures and fear of contracting the coronavirus have hindered job creation, and he is challenging businesses to help children, workers get vaccines and increase wages.
Biden said: “Before I became president, the last Congress passed an economic relief package against Covid, providing companies with $1.4 trillion.” “Congress approved the money, but it must be clear that the money comes from Americans, from Americans to companies in the country, many of them are big companies, to help them deal with the pandemic and open their doors.”
“My expectation is that our economy will recover. These companies will pay reasonable wages and have a safe working environment. If they do, they will find many workers and we will all get out of trouble better than ever.