Report projects more than 61,000 jobless in Maine by June

Maine could lose 61,000 jobs by June, triggered by the COVID-19 response, more than three times what was lost in the Great Recession, according to a report published Wednesday by the Maine Center for Economic Policy.

The report says, though, that more direct help to individuals and businesses from state and federal leaders could decrease those numbers.

Click here to read the full story, published April 2, 2020, in MaineBiz.