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Jobs Report :(

May 1st, 2008 · 1 Comment

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As opposed to last week’s :)

The latest weekly data show first-time claims for state unemployment benefits jumping 10% to return to the 380,000 level.  That’s an uncomfortably high number. Tomorrow is the monthly report. Expected to be down around 75k jobs.

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  • Scott

    And those are the jobless that they DO count! I read that the REAL unemployment rate (under-employed, dropouts, part-time workers, etc.) is about double the “official” government figures. Stats is a funny thing …