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Unemployment Rate Holds Steady, Economy Sheds 95,000 Jobs

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Payrolls plunged in September more than forecast as continuing fiscal retrenchment by state and local governments forced agencies to cut employment wh...

As Census Ends Up To 700,000 Workers Will Flood Job Market

nytimes.com | MICHAEL POWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

When the Census Bureau hired upward of 700,000 Americans over the last two years -- most in the last six months -- it landed more experienced workers ...

Economy Sheds 125,000 Jobs In June

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA and CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — A second straight month of lackluster hiring by American businesses is sapping strength from the economic rebound. The jobless rat...

Jobless Rate Falls In 39 States In June As Workers Give Up Searching

AP | CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The unemployment rate fell in most states in June, mainly because more people gave up searching for work and were no longer counted...

Ezra Klein: 6 Ways Congress Could Improve The Economy By November (Including A Time Machine)

Ezra Klein | Ezra Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

If elections are dependent on the economy, then the obvious question is what, if anything, can Democrats in Congress actually do to improve the econom...

Census Jobs Boost Employment Numbers

AP | CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — As census workers gear up to count us, they are counting themselves lucky to be employed. This once-a-decade temporary work force ...

Unemployment Rate March 2010: U.S. Economy Finally Added Jobs In March, But Unemployment Rate Doesn't Budge

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA and CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The nation added jobs at the fastest pace in three years last month as factories, stores, hospitals and the census all brought work...

2010 Census Campaign Begins: Census Bureau Kicks Off Once-A-Decade Head Count

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Census Bureau kicks off its $300 million campaign Monday to prod, coax and cajole the nation's more than 300 million residents ...