Jobless rates at over 15% and rising at unprecedented rate, unmatched in American history since 1933. 20 million unemployed as economy shuts down. Unemployment insurance and jobless claims climbing through the roof. Poorer sections – around 19% unemployment in African American- being dis-proportionally affected during Covid-19 crisis. Retail, restaurants, travel, hotels, airlines and leisure industries losses spreading. Oil and gas companies laying off workers as oil prices collapse.