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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers slowed their hiring in July, adding 157,000 jobs, a solid […]

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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. job growth slowed in August as employers added 156,000 jobs, though […]

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With the news that the U.S. economy added just 142,000 jobs in August, which is […]

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To gain a valuable understanding of Black frustration in America, consider this statistic: the typical Black […]

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Though the national unemployment rate ticked up just slightly from June to July, going from […]

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Unemployment fell in 20 states last month, and nearly three-quarters of the states added jobs, […]

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CNBC - The jobs report was top of mind for investors last week...

The post theGrio and CNBC Market Update: 11/1/13 appeared first on theGrio.

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WASHINGTON (AP) i The U.S. economy added a solid 146,000 jobs in November and theunemployment rate fell to 7.7 percent, the lowest since December 2008. The government said Superstorm Sandy had only a minimal effect on the figures...

The post US unemployment falls to 7.7 percent, a 4-year low appeared first on theGrio.

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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says new jobs figures released Friday show there are too many people looking for work...

The post Obama: Too many people still looking for work appeared first on theGrio.

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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama got new figures Friday to buttress his argument that he's presiding over steady, if slow, economic growth. But the government's report that the overall rate of unemployment actually crept up to 8.3 percent allows Republican rival Mitt Romney to keep pressure on Obama to defend his record...

The post Jobs report presents mixed blessing for Obama appeared first on theGrio.

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WASHINGTON (AP) - Five months before the elections, the uneven economic recovery is sputtering and job growth is anemic. Stock prices are down to 2011 levels and news on the European debt front is menacing...

The post US economy souring, so what's a Democrat to do? appeared first on theGrio.

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