Empty grocery store shelves and massive delays at U.S. ports are being caused in part by increased demand from more people having jobs, White House press secretary Jen Psaki argued this week. The Port of Long Beach in California saw a record 100 ships waiting to enter on Monday, and stores in some areas in the United States have been unable to keep every item in stock. “The president is satisfied that progress continues to be made. And one of the reasons that there has been so much traffic in a lot of these ports is because there are more goods that are being ordered by people across the country—people who have more money, expendable resources,” Psaki told reporters on Tuesday when asked about the issues. “Their wages are up. More people are working than they were a year ago. And, port to port, it’s different. But statistically, some of …https://www.theepochtimes.com/c-us-politics


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