Posted by: arnegrim | May 6, 2011

jobs – no jobs


The Labor Department said that first-time claims for unemployment benefits rose last week to the highest level in eight months. The report raised concerns about Friday’s monthly jobs report.”

May 6, 2011  “By JEANNINE AVERSA, AP Economics Writer

Companies created 268,000 jobs in April, the most since February 2006…

…The unemployment rate ticked up to 9 percent from 8.8 percent in March, the first increase since November.”


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