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The December jobless rate according to the Bureau for Labor Statistics remained at 7.8 percent, same as November. The economy added 155,000 new jobs in the month. While November’s unemployment rate was revised slightly higher from the 7.7 percent initially reported. continue reading »
In the week ending December 22, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 350,000, a decrease of 12,000 from the previous week's revised figure of 362,000. The 4-week moving average was 356,750, a decrease of 11,250 from the previous week's revised average of 368,000. continue reading »
The September jobless rate according to the Bureau for Labor Statistics dipped down to 7.8 percent from 8.1 percent in August. continue reading »
The August jobless rate according to the Bureau for Labor Statistics creeped down to 8.1 percent from 8.3 percent in July. continue reading »
Pew Research Center has just concluded a national telephone survey of Latinos on the impact of the economic downturn. continue reading »
NCLR (National Council of La Raza) today released an analysis of Latino employment trends showing that significant job growth is occurring in industries with strong Latino representation. continue reading »