Here in Arizona, jobs and investments in electric vehicles (EVs) have soared—in the last seven months, EV investments in the state have nearly tripled, with $10.9 billion in investments and 11,500 associated direct new jobs.
In June 2023, home prices in the United States decreased by 0.83 percent compared to last year to a median price of $425,177
Gas prices throughout the United States have continued to trend upward over the past several weeks, due to increasing oil prices.
Inflation in the United States continued its downward trend, as consumer prices rose three percent this year through June, a significant decrease in the previously skyrocketing inflation trends, according to data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Here in Arizona the price of gas per gallon has fallen to $4.211.
Despite the rise in unemployment rate, the nation’s total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 339,000 jobs.
After nearly $1.5 billion in sales in 2022, Arizona’s cannabis market continues to be robust in the first months of 2023, driven by a growing recreational market.
Arizona’s March state unemployment rate was 3.5 percent, a 0.2 percent drop from February.
Legal sports betting operators in Arizona handled close to $600 million in wagers last January, significantly higher than last year.
More than half of U.S. adults over the age of 50 with work-limiting disabilities – likely over 1.3 million people – do not receive the Social Security disability benefits they may need, according to new peer-reviewed research I conducted.