New Unemployment Numbers Terrible News for the Economy

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) jobs report Friday, unemployment has stalled at 5.1 percent in September while job growth is slowing more than originally thought. The latest employment numbers show slow growth. Despite adding jobs, it wasn’t enough to offset overall unemployment in a statically significant way. Additionally, the report found job numbers for July and August were lower than originally believed. “The unemployment rate was unchanged at 5.1 percent,” the BLS Read more […]