Unemployment rate drops to seven-year low

Boating Industry
May 8, 2015

U.S. employers added 223,000 jobs in April, dropping the nation’s unemployment rate to 5.4 percent. Unemployment dropped from 5.5 percent in March to 5.4 percent in April, it’s lowest rate since May 2008. The 223,000 jobs added was slightly below expectations but well ahead of the sluggish... Read more »

203K jobs added, unemployment dips to 7%

TKaiser
December 6, 2013

Today’s latest employment data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics is somewhat of a shocker, with a reported 203,000 new jobs added to the American economy. The data also showed the unemployment rate dipping down three tenths of a percent to an even 7 percent, which is the lowest it’s... Read more »