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The Economy Adds 287,000 Jobs in June, and Unemployment Up Slightly to 4.9%

The Economy Adds 287,000 Jobs in June, and Unemployment Up Slightly to 4.9%

The U.S. economy added 287,000 jobs in June and unemployment rose slightly to 4.9%, up from 4.7% in May,  according to figures released this morning  by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 

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The Economy Adds 38,000 Jobs in May, and Unemployment Dips To 4.7%

The Economy Adds 38,000 Jobs in May, and Unemployment Dips To 4.7%

The U.S. economy added 38,000 jobs in May and unemployment fell to 4.7%, down from 5.0% in April,  according to figures released this morning  by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 

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The Economy Adds 160,000 Jobs in April, and Unemployment Is Unchanged at 5.0%

The Economy Adds 160,000 Jobs in April, and Unemployment Is Unchanged at 5.0%

The U.S. economy added 160,000 jobs in April and unemployment was 5.0%, unchanged from March,  according to figures released this morning  by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This continues the record string of months with job growth.

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The Economy Adds 215,000 Jobs in March, and Unemployment Is Essentially Unchanged at 5.0%

The Economy Adds 215,000 Jobs in March, and Unemployment Is Essentially Unchanged at 5.0%

The U.S. economy added 215,000 jobs in March and unemployment was 5.0%, essentially unchanged from February,  according to figures released this morning  by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This continues the record string of months with job growth.

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The Economy Adds 242,000 Jobs in February, and Unemployment Remains Unchanged at 4.9%

The Economy Adds 242,000 Jobs in February, and Unemployment Remains Unchanged at 4.9%

The U.S. economy added 242,000 jobs in February and unemployment was 4.9%, unchanged from January,  according to figures released this morning  by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This continues the record string of months with job growth.

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The Economy Adds 151,000 Jobs in January, and Unemployment Remains Essentially Unchanged at 4.9%

The Economy Adds 151,000 Jobs in January, and Unemployment Remains Essentially Unchanged at 4.9%

The U.S. economy added 151,000 jobs in January and unemployment was 4.9%, slightly less than December's 5%,  according to figures released this morning  by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This continues the record string of months with job growth.

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The Economy Adds 292,000 Jobs in December and Unemployment Remains Unchanged at 5%

The Economy Adds 292,000 Jobs in December and Unemployment Remains Unchanged at 5%

The U.S. economy added 292,000 jobs in December and unemployment was 5%, remaining unchanged from the previous month,  according to figures released this morning  by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This continues the record string of months with job growth.

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The Economy Adds 211,000 Jobs in November and Unemployment Remains Unchanged at 5%

The Economy Adds 211,000 Jobs in November and Unemployment Remains Unchanged at 5%

The U.S. economy added 211,000 jobs in November and unemployment was 5.0%, remaining unchanged from the previous month,  according to figures released this morning  by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This continues the record string of months with job growth.

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Economists React to October Jobs Report

Economists React to October Jobs Report

October provided good news for the economy. The economy added 271,000 jobs,  according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics , a big increase over September's number of 137,000 jobs. The unemployment rate also fell fractionally from 5% to 5.1%.

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142,000 Jobs Added in September, Unemployment Rate Remains Unchanged at 5.1%

142,000 Jobs Added in September, Unemployment Rate Remains Unchanged at 5.1%

The U.S. economy added 142,000 jobs in September and unemployment was unchanged at 5.1%, remaining at the same rate as the month before,  according to figures released this morning  by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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