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Nyc Unemployment

Jobless Discrimination Bill VETOED

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 04.24.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Help wanted. Qualifications: Must already have a job. It's a frustrating catch for those out of work in an era of high unemployment: look...

Commuters, Jobs and Taxes

Ed Koch | Posted 09.30.2012 | New York
Ed Koch

Those of us who live and work in New York City have an obligation to pay it back in some form by helping to make it financially stronger and passing it on to future New Yorkers as an even better place in which to live and work.

Bad News For NYC Economy

Posted 07.20.2012 | New York

The city's unemployment rate returned to recession highs, climbing to 10 percent in June from 9.7 percent in May. The New York Times reports the u...

Jobless Rate Drops, But With A Catch

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

On the surface, New York City and New York state received encouraging unemployment news yesterday. The jobless rate sunk to 8.9 percent in December, ...

NYC Unemployment Rate Jumps To 10.3%

New York Times | Patrick McGeehan | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York City's unemployment rate jumped to 10.3 percent in August as the number of city residents unable to find work rose to a record high of 415,80...

Unemployment Rate

NY Times | PATRICK McGEEHAN and MATHEW R. WARREN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Unemployment among blacks in New York City has increased much faster than for whites, and the gap appears to be widening at an accelerating pace, new ...