Marathon Petroleum cut nearly 2,000 jobs – and reaped $2.1B in pandemic benefits

One morning in September, word of layoffs began to spread quickly through Marathon Petroleum’s refinery in Garyville. Seven months into the pandemic, workers at the oil refining plant thought they would be spared the fate of their colleagues at other facilities, who had already been jettisoned into a daunting job market. “Through the morning, we … Continue reading Marathon Petroleum cut nearly 2,000 jobs – and reaped $2.1B in pandemic benefits