Unemployment rate unchanged, ditto for economic uncertainty

January 4, 2013   // 0 Comments

The U.S. unemployment rate in December held steady at 7.8%, the government reported, but with more budget battles ahead, employers still have little certainty about which way the economy will go. (Steven Senne / Associated Press) by Jon Healey, Los Angeles Times The December jobs report released Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that the economy remained in low gear, with privat...

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