In the week ending April 14, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 232,000, a decrease of 1,000 from the previous week's unrevised level of 233,000. The 4-week moving average was 231,250, an increase of 1,250 from …
American unemployment benefits claims remain at a 17-year record low, according to new data released on Thursday from by the U.S. Department of Labor. American workers filed 245,000 claims for state unemployment benefits during …
As an awning company worker, Gene Hoffman knew the drill when fall gave way to winter. First, the season change meant he'd be laid off. Then he'd call the state Department of Labor & Industry to refile an unemployment claim and wait for …
(Newser) – The number of Americans collecting unemployment benefits fell last week to the lowest level since Richard Nixon was president, the AP reports. The Labor Department said Thursday that claims for jobless aid dropped by …
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by Joseph Lawler | May 18, 2017, 8:47 AM Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this article Share on LinkedIn Print this article Total continuing claims for unemployment benefits ran at the lowest level in 28 years at the beginning of …
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans collecting unemployment benefits fell last week to the lowest level since Richard Nixon was president. THE NUMBERS: The Labor Department said Thursday that claims for jobless aid …
Washington’s Employment Security Department is making some changes to its unemployment claims center. Starting this week, claim center agents will be available to answer questions over the phone 8 a.m.-4 p.m. on Monday, …
U.S. unemployment benefit claims fell last week to the lowest level since Americans were wearing bell-bottoms and listening to "Dark Side of the Moon". Reuters reports that the number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits …