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examiner.com
Philly education is ready for changeintegration and the most important laws regarding Civil Rights, Voting, and Hou
Philly education is ready for change
examiner.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
integration and the most important laws regarding Civil Rights, Voting, and Housing. Today, in 2016, African-Americans have unemployment rates that are just as high as Third World countries and the child poverty rate is higher than it was in 1968.... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Hickenlooper book raises Clinton veep speculationsaid. “Obviously someone from the West helps balance the ticket.” • Hickenloop
Hickenlooper book raises Clinton veep speculation
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 7 minutes ago
said. “Obviously someone from the West helps balance the ticket.” • Hickenlooper has overseen a growing economy with unemployment at 3.1 percent, compared with 9.1 percent when he took office. Bill Cadman, state Senate GOP majority leader,... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Messages of hope from Sudbury to Attawapiskatfirst nations people are similar in that many members live in remote, isolated
Messages of hope from Sudbury to Attawapiskat
The Sudbury Star / Posted 12 minutes ago
first nations people are similar in that many members live in remote, isolated communities and suffer the same problems of unemployment, high education dropout rates and depression. It's not just his heritage that will help Carleton connect with... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Dickinson shows lowest unemployment rate in U.P.County's civilian labor force totaled 5,225 for the month with 4,850 employed a
Dickinson shows lowest unemployment rate in U.P.
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 27 minutes ago
County's civilian labor force totaled 5,225 for the month with 4,850 employed and 375 unemployed. Other below average unemployment rates in the U.P. in April were posted in Menominee at 5.2 percent, Marquette at 5.4 percent and Delta County at... Read more
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International Business Times
Generation Trump: Who are the brains behind The Donald? campaign in 2014 to challenge veteran congressman Pete Session came unstuck, wh
Generation Trump: Who are the brains behind The Donald?
International Business Times / Posted 33 minutes ago
campaign in 2014 to challenge veteran congressman Pete Session came unstuck, when it was revealed that she was getting unemployment benefits while she was a consultant for the Senate campaign of Ted Cruz. Much was also made of the revelation... Read more
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The Courier
Youth doubts among wider jobs growthhas trumpeted an apparent drop in the number of unemployed people the oppositio
Youth doubts among wider jobs growth
The Courier / Posted 48 minutes ago
has trumpeted an apparent drop in the number of unemployed people the opposition has gone on the attack over youth unemployment. The Australian Bureau of Statistics employment data for April and the previous quarter came out this week, and... Read more
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The Financial Express
If monsoon is as expected, first 3 years of Modi could possibly be best three years ever. Read Surjit Bhalla columnwith a misery index for the US, and this index was a simple average of two nega
If monsoon is as expected, first 3 years of Modi could possibly be best three years ever. Read Surjit Bhalla column
The Financial Express / Posted an hour ago
with a misery index for the US, and this index was a simple average of two negative indicators, the inflation rate and the unemployment rate. Higher the index, worse the economy. Unfortunately, data on employment (and unemployment) are available... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Verizon reaches deal to end walkouthave shrunk by about half from 78,000 13 years ago. Analysts speculated that t
Verizon reaches deal to end walkout
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted an hour ago
have shrunk by about half from 78,000 13 years ago. Analysts speculated that the strike might affect the national May unemployment numbers being released next Friday. Along with New Jersey, the strike involved workers in Connecticut, Delaware,... Read more
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The Record
Is Mexico the next Silicon Valley?admits it's tough going in a nation where "the political system is designed so
Is Mexico the next Silicon Valley?
The Record / Posted 2 hours ago
admits it's tough going in a nation where "the political system is designed so that nothing changes." There's tremendous unemployment here, he says, much worse than what's officially reported, which can make recruitment easy for cartels.... Read more
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WALB Albany
Distribution center brings jobs to communityIndustrial Park. Find out how to apply by visiting their website here. Those
Distribution center brings jobs to community
WALB Albany / Posted 3 hours ago
Industrial Park. Find out how to apply by visiting their website here. Those jobs could help lower southwest Georgia's unemployment rate even more. New numbers from the Georgia Department of Labor show the rate for the region dropped to 5.9... Read more
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Op-Ed News
France paralyzed by the "War of the Lefts"seriously. Hollande and his astonishingly mediocre Prime Minister Manuel Valls
France paralyzed by the "War of the Lefts"
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 hours ago
seriously. Hollande and his astonishingly mediocre Prime Minister Manuel Valls defend it as the best way to fight chronic unemployment. Scrap the bill to unblock the nation May 2016 in France is certainly no May 1968 remix. It features a vortex... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Donald Trump breaks with nation's only Latina governorpresidential hopeful Donald Trump chastised Martinez on Tuesday, May 24, for no
Donald Trump breaks with nation's only Latina governor
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
presidential hopeful Donald Trump chastised Martinez on Tuesday, May 24, for not doing her job when it came to trends in unemployment, federal food aid and even containing the Syrian refugee crisis during a raucous political rally at a convention... Read more
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Boston Globe
Burlington College closes under unwanted spotlightand graduates have been rushing to save thesis projects promised to be archived
Burlington College closes under unwanted spotlight
Boston Globe / Posted 4 hours ago
and graduates have been rushing to save thesis projects promised to be archived in perpetuity as faculty members apply for unemployment while pulling together resumes for new jobs — all under the glare of a presidential campaign. “It just has been... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
24-hour prayer, fasting service gets under way in DetroitGeorgia, California and Arizona are in town this weekend for the service. With
24-hour prayer, fasting service gets under way in Detroit
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
Georgia, California and Arizona are in town this weekend for the service. With gun violence, racial tension, crime and unemployment, according to a release, pastors, clergy and their members are coming together to pray and fast. “In a time... Read more
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Herald Sun
Majority of Twitter users undecided voterswill vote in the upcoming election. The most important election issue to Twitt
Majority of Twitter users undecided voters
Herald Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
will vote in the upcoming election. The most important election issue to Twitter users is healthcare followed by jobs and unemployment. POLITICAL DEMOGRAPHICS OF TWITTER * 56 pct undecided on July 2 vote * 76 pct use Twitter for gauging... Read more
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News.com.au
Majority of Twitter users undecided voterswill vote in the upcoming election. The most important election issue to Twitt
Majority of Twitter users undecided voters
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
will vote in the upcoming election. The most important election issue to Twitter users is healthcare followed by jobs and unemployment. POLITICAL DEMOGRAPHICS OF TWITTER * 56 pct undecided on July 2 vote * 76 pct use Twitter for gauging... Read more
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Perth Now
Majority of Twitter users undecided voterswill vote in the upcoming election. The most important election issue to Twitt
Majority of Twitter users undecided voters
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
will vote in the upcoming election. The most important election issue to Twitter users is healthcare followed by jobs and unemployment. POLITICAL DEMOGRAPHICS OF TWITTER * 56 pct undecided on July 2 vote * 76 pct use Twitter for gauging... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Majority of Twitter users undecided voterswill vote in the upcoming election. The most important election issue to Twitt
Majority of Twitter users undecided voters
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 hours ago
will vote in the upcoming election. The most important election issue to Twitter users is healthcare followed by jobs and unemployment. POLITICAL DEMOGRAPHICS OF TWITTER * 56 pct undecided on July 2 vote * 76 pct use Twitter for gauging... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Majority of Twitter users undecided voterswill vote in the upcoming election. The most important election issue to Twitt
Majority of Twitter users undecided voters
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
will vote in the upcoming election. The most important election issue to Twitter users is healthcare followed by jobs and unemployment. POLITICAL DEMOGRAPHICS OF TWITTER * 56 pct undecided on July 2 vote * 76 pct use Twitter for gauging... Read more
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The Irish Times
Journals reimagined: Ireland’s alternative mediato our questions by email. When he moved from Dún Laoghaire to Tramore, in Co
Journals reimagined: Ireland’s alternative media
The Irish Times / Posted 5 hours ago
to our questions by email. When he moved from Dún Laoghaire to Tramore, in Co Waterford, in October 2008, he fell into unemployment “and found Facebook”. Writing news articles “out of sheer boredom”, the hobby turned into WWN. What fuels him,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Burlington College closes under unwanted spotlightcolleges, graduates rushing to save thesis projects promised to be archived in
Burlington College closes under unwanted spotlight
Boston Globe / Posted 5 hours ago
colleges, graduates rushing to save thesis projects promised to be archived in perpetuity, and faculty members applying for unemployment while pulling together resumes for new jobs — all of this under the glare of a presidential campaign. “It just... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Walmart, AT&T announce jobs for Florida veteransDespite unemployment among veterans being at its lowest in eight years, accordi
Walmart, AT&T announce jobs for Florida veterans
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 hours ago
Despite unemployment among veterans being at its lowest in eight years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, veterans from the Gulf War era continue to be under- or unemployed. Walmart announced it has hired 130,828 veterans since 2013,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Trump tells California 'there is no drought'"I actually saw a number of 42 percent unemployment. Forty-two percent." The c
Trump tells California 'there is no drought'
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 hours ago
"I actually saw a number of 42 percent unemployment. Forty-two percent." The current unemployment rate is about 5.5%. At the peak of the Great Depression, the unemployment rate was 25%. "I actually saw a number of 42 percent unemployment. Forty-two... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Trump tells California 'there is no drought'"I actually saw a number of 42 percent unemployment. Forty-two percent." The c
Trump tells California 'there is no drought'
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 5 hours ago
"I actually saw a number of 42 percent unemployment. Forty-two percent." The current unemployment rate is about 5.5%. At the peak of the Great Depression, the unemployment rate was 25%. "I actually saw a number of 42 percent unemployment. Forty-two... Read more
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The Signal
Parents sell homes to escape the kidsit, but there seems to be a correlation between adult children living with thei
Parents sell homes to escape the kids
The Signal / Posted 5 hours ago
it, but there seems to be a correlation between adult children living with their parents and the job market, recession and unemployment rate put together.” In some cases, however, living with parents has also become a mutual decision. “In the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
French government hits back against striking workersaltogether. Unions argue the reforms favour business at the expense of workers
French government hits back against striking workers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
altogether. Unions argue the reforms favour business at the expense of workers' rights and are unlikely to bring down high unemployment. Prime Minister Manuel Valls, fighting for his political survival, has insisted the legislation will not be... Read more
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The Star
Investing in a volatile market“The global economies are challenging and the domestic numbers such as consumer
Investing in a volatile market
The Star / Posted 6 hours ago
“The global economies are challenging and the domestic numbers such as consumer spending and confidence as well as unemployment rate are not looking as robust as it was previously. For instance, Wan Kamaruzaman suggests that Malaysia has... Read more
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The Advocate
Initial unemployment claims in Louisiana riseFirst-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending M
Initial unemployment claims in Louisiana rise
The Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending May 21 increased to 3,165 from the previous week’s total of 2,969. The state labor department said there were 3,166 claims for the comparable week a year earlier. The... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Verizon, unions reach tentative agreement; employees expected to return to workhave shrunk by about half from 78,000 13 years ago. Analysts speculated that t
Verizon, unions reach tentative agreement; employees expected to return to work
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 hours ago
have shrunk by about half from 78,000 13 years ago. Analysts speculated that the strike might affect the national May unemployment numbers being released next Friday. Along with New Jersey, the strike involved workers in Connecticut, Delaware,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dollar extends gains on Yellen talk of rate hikethat since the economy's slowdown in the first quarter, activity appeared set t
Dollar extends gains on Yellen talk of rate hike
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 hours ago
that since the economy's slowdown in the first quarter, activity appeared set to accelerate and the labor market, where the unemployment rate has fallen to 5.0 percent, would continue to strengthen. "The economy is continuing to improve," Yellen... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Local jobless rate drops in April200. The statewide jobless rate was 5.8 percent in April, down from 6.1 percen
Local jobless rate drops in April
The Houma Courier / Posted 7 hours ago
200. The statewide jobless rate was 5.8 percent in April, down from 6.1 percent. Nationally the rate was 4.7 percent, compared to 5.1 percent the month before. Unemployment rates fell in all nine of Louisiana’s metropolitan statisti... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Verizon, unions reach tentative agreement; striking employees expected to return to workhave shrunk by about half from 78,000 13 years ago. Analysts speculated that t
Verizon, unions reach tentative agreement; striking employees expected to return to work
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 hours ago
have shrunk by about half from 78,000 13 years ago. Analysts speculated that the strike might affect the national May unemployment numbers being released next Friday. Along with New Jersey, the strike involved workers in Connecticut, Delaware,... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Local jobless rate drops in April200. The statewide jobless rate was 5.8 percent in April, down from 6.1 percen
Local jobless rate drops in April
The Daily Comet / Posted 7 hours ago
200. The statewide jobless rate was 5.8 percent in April, down from 6.1 percent. Nationally the rate was 4.7 percent, compared to 5.1 percent the month before. Unemployment rates fell in all nine of Louisiana’s metropolitan statisti... Read more
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The Economic Times
RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan's policies are anti-farm sector: Subramanian Swamyhad led to recession in the domestic small and medium industries causing not on
RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan's policies are anti-farm sector: Subramanian Swamy
The Economic Times / Posted 7 hours ago
had led to recession in the domestic small and medium industries causing not only sharp decline in output but also massive unemployment of semi-skilled labour. Recalling how the crisis in Japan and East Asia led to strong dominance of the us in... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Donald Trump breaks with nation's only Latina governorin her home state of New Mexico. Trump chastised Republican Gov. Susana Martin
Donald Trump breaks with nation's only Latina governor
The Oklahoman / Posted 8 hours ago
in her home state of New Mexico. Trump chastised Republican Gov. Susana Martinez for not doing her job when it came to unemployment, federal food aid and even containing the Syrian refugee crisis while he stumped at a raucous political rally... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Calendar: What investors need to know for the week aheadLtd Japan jobless rate, household spending and industrial production Euro are
Calendar: What investors need to know for the week ahead
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
Ltd Japan jobless rate, household spending and industrial production Euro area jobless rate and CPI Germany unemployment and retail sales (8:30 a.m. ET) Canada real GDP and chain prices. Estimates are an annualized rate increase of... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Yellen: Rate hike 'appropriate' in coming monthsthe same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growt
Yellen: Rate hike 'appropriate' in coming months
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 hours ago
the same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growth,” indicating that despite near-normal 5% unemployment, labor market slack -- such as part-time workers who prefer full-time jobs – provides a surplus labor supply to... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Yellen: Rate hike 'appropriate' in coming monthsthe same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growt
Yellen: Rate hike 'appropriate' in coming months
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 8 hours ago
the same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growth,” indicating that despite near-normal 5% unemployment, labor market slack -- such as part-time workers who prefer full-time jobs – provides a surplus labor supply to... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Yellen: Rate hike 'appropriate' in coming monthsthe same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growt
Yellen: Rate hike 'appropriate' in coming months
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 8 hours ago
the same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growth,” indicating that despite near-normal 5% unemployment, labor market slack -- such as part-time workers who prefer full-time jobs – provides a surplus labor supply to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Yellen: Rate rise likely appropriate in 'coming months'economy and market volatility had diminished. She said she expects economic ac
Yellen: Rate rise likely appropriate in 'coming months'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 hours ago
economy and market volatility had diminished. She said she expects economic activity to pick up and the labor market, with unemployment currently at 5.0 percent, to improve, supporting a slow and gradual increase in the Fed's benchmark short-term... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Yellen: Rate hike 'appropriate' in coming monthsthe same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growt
Yellen: Rate hike 'appropriate' in coming months
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 hours ago
the same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growth,” indicating that despite near-normal 5% unemployment, labor market slack -- such as part-time workers who prefer full-time jobs – provides a surplus labor supply to... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Yellen: Rate hike 'appropriate' in coming monthsthe same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growt
Yellen: Rate hike 'appropriate' in coming months
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 8 hours ago
the same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growth,” indicating that despite near-normal 5% unemployment, labor market slack -- such as part-time workers who prefer full-time jobs – provides a surplus labor supply to... Read more
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The Atlantic
Verizon Has Reached an 'Agreement In Principle' With Union Workers13 because they said Verizon wanted to cap pensions, cut benefits, and outsourc
Verizon Has Reached an 'Agreement In Principle' With Union Workers
The Atlantic / Posted 8 hours ago
13 because they said Verizon wanted to cap pensions, cut benefits, and outsource some work overseas or to Mexico. Verizon said it offered to increase wages. The strike had the potential to affect the Labor Department’s upcoming unemployment numb... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Yellen: Rate hikethe same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growt
Yellen: Rate hike
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 9 hours ago
the same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growth,” indicating that despite near-normal 5% unemployment, labor market slack -- such as part-time workers who prefer full-time jobs – provides a surplus labor supply to... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Yellen: Rate hikethe same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growt
Yellen: Rate hike
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 9 hours ago
the same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growth,” indicating that despite near-normal 5% unemployment, labor market slack -- such as part-time workers who prefer full-time jobs – provides a surplus labor supply to... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Employers having hard time finding workers over drug testsoperates 1,471 stores in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Canada and Mexico. (Photo by Ti
Employers having hard time finding workers over drug tests
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 9 hours ago
operates 1,471 stores in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Canada and Mexico. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)ATLANTA — As Georgia's unemployment rate decreases, employers have a new hurdle to overcome: finding qualified job applicants who can pass a drug... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Yellen: Rate hikethe same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growt
Yellen: Rate hike
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 hours ago
the same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growth,” indicating that despite near-normal 5% unemployment, labor market slack -- such as part-time workers who prefer full-time jobs – provides a surplus labor supply to... Read more
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First Coast News
Yellen: Rate hikethe same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growt
Yellen: Rate hike
First Coast News / Posted 9 hours ago
the same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growth,” indicating that despite near-normal 5% unemployment, labor market slack -- such as part-time workers who prefer full-time jobs – provides a surplus labor supply to... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Yellen: Rate hikethe same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growt
Yellen: Rate hike
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 9 hours ago
the same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growth,” indicating that despite near-normal 5% unemployment, labor market slack -- such as part-time workers who prefer full-time jobs – provides a surplus labor supply to... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Yellen: Rate hikethe same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growt
Yellen: Rate hike
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 9 hours ago
the same time, she said, “We really haven’t seen much improvement in wage growth,” indicating that despite near-normal 5% unemployment, labor market slack -- such as part-time workers who prefer full-time jobs – provides a surplus labor supply to... Read more
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