South Bay Lawmakers Vote To Fund Housing, Food, Employment Assistance For Afghan Refugees – CBS San Francisco

SAN JOSE (KPIX) — Santa Clara County has devoted nearly $1 million dollars in new funding to assist Afghan refugees resettling in the South Bay. A unanimous vote by the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, increased funding for annual service provider contracts with International Rescue Committee (IRC) and Jewish Family Services of … Read more

Amazon Looking To Hire 11K+ Workers In DFW, With An Average $18+ Per Hour Salary – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Amazon says it is planning to hire some 125,000 delivery and warehouse workers nationwide — paying the new employees an average of $18 an hour in a tight job market. Competition for hourly workers has become fierce, and many companies are offering higher pay, sign-on bonuses and other incentives. Last week, … Read more