Thursday, February 26, 2009

Weekly Job Claim, 667,000, UNEMPLOYED, tops 5M unemployed

These are new job claims.

It is really bad out there and not getting better.

Number per, MSNBC.

New jobless claims jumped unexpectedly last week to 667,000, with continuing claims topping the 5 million mark.

Thursday morning’s data from the Labor Department are the latest evidence that the current recession is deepening as it extends into its second year.

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