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An interview with John Rife of Billings Job Service

Posted at 6:59 PM, May 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-04 20:59:14-04

Restaurants, bars, and most businesses are now able to open in Montana, but the impact on the job market is yet to be seen.

What we know is there are some 60,000 people unemployed in Montana. Across America. a record number of people are filing for jobless benefits.

Unemployment is likely to be elevated for months, if not years to come.

Q2’s Casey Conlon joined Billings Job Service employment expert John Rife Monday for a Facebook Live event answering questions about today’s economy.

Q2's Casey Conlon interviews John Rife of Billings Job Service