Job Growth Slows, Black Workers Exit Labor Market in May
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Job Growth Slows, Black Workers Exit Labor Market in May

By Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Managing Editor) Black workers continued to experience lackluster job growth…

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Blacks Return to the Labor Market and Find Jobs, BLS Report Says
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Blacks Return to the Labor Market and Find Jobs, BLS Report Says

By Freddie Allen (Managing Editor, NNPA Newswire) The Black unemployment rate continued to improve falling…

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Black Unemployment Rate Falls to 8.1 Percent in November
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Black Unemployment Rate Falls to 8.1 Percent in November

By Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Managing Editor) The Black unemployment rate improved from 8.6 percent…

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The Black Unemployment Rate Is Double What Whites Experience
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The Black Unemployment Rate Is Double What Whites Experience

By Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Managing Editor) Black workers lost ground last month, as the…

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Black Men Returned to the Job Market in April
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Black Men Returned to the Job Market in April

By Freddie Allen (NNPA News Wire National News Editor) The Black unemployment rate ticked down…

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U.S. Consumer Prices Up Slightly, Airfare Weighs
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U.S. Consumer Prices Up Slightly, Airfare Weighs

(Reuters) – U.S. consumer prices rose only slightly in July as airline fares recorded their…

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US Labor Department: Savannah River Contractor Discriminated
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US Labor Department: Savannah River Contractor Discriminated

AIKEN, S.C. (AP) — The contractor who manages the Savannah River nuclear site in South…

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Dems Still Steamed Over Labor’s Trade Attacks
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Dems Still Steamed Over Labor’s Trade Attacks

(Politico) – Labor won big on trade last week, but Democrats are still seething over…

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Barack Obama Poised to Hike Wages for Millions
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Barack Obama Poised to Hike Wages for Millions

  (Politico) – The Obama administration is on the verge of possibly doubling the salary…

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US Employers Add Solid 223K Jobs; Rate 5.4 pct., 7-Year Low
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US Employers Add Solid 223K Jobs; Rate 5.4 pct., 7-Year Low

CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added 223,000 jobs in…

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