When Tesla announced the short list of possible locations for its lithium-ion cell 'gigafactory,' California wasn't on it. Now, California governor Jerry Brown's office is negotiating an incentive package for the Tesla gigafactory that would include waiving certain parts of a decades-old state environmental law.
There were 4.7 million job openings in June, a 13-year high, according to the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) released Tuesday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The number of people hired in June was also up slightly. The job openings numbers indicated the US economy is growing, but slowly.