Black Unemployment Drops in April as Businesses Added 288,000 Jobs

May 5, 2014   // 0 Comments

by Frederick H. Lowe   -thenorthstarnews.com The nation's nonfarm businesses added 288,000 jobs in April and in a rare occurrence the unemployment rate declined for both black man and black women, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported this morning. The overall unemployment rate fell to 6.3% and job gains were widespread, led by employment gains in professional and business services, r...

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