Black Women See Job Prospects Improve
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Black Women See Job Prospects Improve

By Freddie Allen Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Job prospects for Black women improved…

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Black Unemployment Rises
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Black Unemployment Rises

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – After falling into the single…

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Biggest U.S. Productivity Drop in Decades Sends Ugly Omen
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Biggest U.S. Productivity Drop in Decades Sends Ugly Omen

  (Bloomberg) – Productivity over the past six months fell by the most in more…

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Wages Show Signs of Picking Up as U.S. Job Market Improves
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Wages Show Signs of Picking Up as U.S. Job Market Improves

  (Bloomberg) – The American job market shows signs of entering a new stage that…

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Blacks Rejoining the Labor Market
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Blacks Rejoining the Labor Market

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The Black unemployment rate rose…

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US Job Gains Top 200k for 9th Month; Rate 5.8 Pct.
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US Job Gains Top 200k for 9th Month; Rate 5.8 Pct.

CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Three days after voters registered their…

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Time to Raise Minimum Wage
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Time to Raise Minimum Wage

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist The first federal minimum wage of 25 cents an…

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Black Unemployment Drops Faster than for Whites
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Black Unemployment Drops Faster than for Whites

by Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The Black unemployment rate fell to…

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