People line up outside the Utah Department of Workforce Services in Salt Lake City.

FILE – In this April 13, 2020, file photo, people line up outside the Utah Department of Workforce Services, in Salt Lake City. Unemployment remains painfully high in the U.S. even as economic activity is slowly picking up. That reality will be on display Thursday, July 16, 2020, when the U.S. government releases data on the number of laid off workers seeking unemployment benefits the week prior and retail sales in June. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)