New Mexico’s unemployment rate rises above national average

This IHOP located in Bernalillo, New Mexico, has permanently shut its doors down due to economic hardships caused by the coronavirus pandemic. All IHOP locations in New Mexico have since closed as well.

By Devin Muzzey / NM News Port As the coronavirus pandemic continues to threaten communities and devastate economies worldwide, New Mexico now suffers an unemployment rate above the national average, the highest it’s been since measurements began back in 1976. The U.S. Bureau of Labor & Statistics — in conjunction with the New Mexico Department… Continue reading New Mexico’s unemployment rate rises above national average