Department of Labor: unemployment rate 10.2%.
Tell me again why we’re not doing something about this? The unemployment rate rose from 9.8 to 10.2 percent in October, and nonfarm payroll employment continued to decline (-190,000), the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. The largest job losses over the month were in construction, manufacturing, and retail trade. Household Survey Data In October, the number of unemployed persons increased by 558,000 to | Read More »