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A Look at the April Jobs Report

 An interesting article published by the Josiah Bartlett Center for Public Policy by Josh Elliott-Traficante According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the national unemployment rate dropped to 7.5% in April, a decrease of .1 percentage points over the previous month. The number of unemployed fell by 83,000 while the Labor Force grew by 210,000. After… Read More »