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Unemployment Rate 2013

U.S. Creates 113,000 Jobs, Unemployment Rate Dips To 6.6%

Posted 02.07.2014 | Business

The U.S. economy added 113,000 jobs in January, as the unemployment rate dipped to 6.6 percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday. He...

December Jobs Report: U.S. Creates 74,000 Jobs, Unemployment Rate Down To 6.7%

Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

The U.S. economy added 74,000 jobs in December, as the unemployment rate fell to 6.7 percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday. The...

November Jobs Report: U.S. Creates 203,000 Jobs, Unemployment Rate Down To 7%

Posted 12.06.2013 | Business

The U.S. economy added 203,000 jobs in November, as the unemployment rate falls to 7.0 percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday. Th...

October Jobs Report: U.S. Creates 204,000 Jobs, Unemployment Rate Rises To 7.3%

Posted 11.08.2013 | Business

The U.S. economy added 204,000 jobs in October, as the unemployment rate rose to 7.3 percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday. The ...

September Jobs Report: U.S. Creates 148,000 Jobs As Unemployment Rate Ticks Down To 7.2 Pecent

Posted 10.22.2013 | Business

The U.S. economy added 148,000 jobs in September, as the unemployment rate ticked down to 7.2 percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistic reported Tuesday....

Mark Gongloff

Unemployment Is Mediocre And Congress Is About To Make Thing Worse

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 09.06.2013 | Business

The U.S. job market is turning ugly, exposing the folly of the Fed's plan to tighten monetary policy and Congress' hellbent march toward another destr...

Mark Gongloff

Jobs Report Masks Real Problems In U.S. Labor Market

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 08.02.2013 | Business

Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke has said the official U.S. unemployment rate could mask the real problems in the labor market. He got proof of that in July'...

195,000 JOBS

Posted 07.05.2013 | Business

The U.S. economy added 195,000 jobs in June, as the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 7.6 percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistics announced Frid...

Fed Expects Unemployment Rate To Fall

AP | CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER | Posted 08.19.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve sketched a slightly brighter picture of the U.S. economy this year and next, a sign it is moving closer to slow...

Mark Gongloff

175,000 JOBS

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 08.07.2013 | Business

The U.S. economy continued to churn out low-paying jobs in June, as the weakest labor-market recovery since World War II ground sluggishly ahead. ...

Mark Gongloff

165,000 JOBS

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 05.10.2013 | Business

The job market may not be as weak as it looked just a month ago -- but it is still nowhere near as strong as it could be. Employers added 165,000 w...