Topic: National Employment Law Project
The practice is spreading as the US unemployment rate hits 7.6 percent.
02/08/2009 12:00 am
January's loss of 598,000 jobs hit factory workers and professional and business-services employees hardest.
02/06/2009 12:00 am
The unemployment rate rose to 7.2 percent in December.
01/12/2009 12:00 am
The rise in December's unemployment rate to 7.2 percent shows the economy is ‘cratering.’
01/09/2009 12:00 am
Jobless benefits will get paid, but states' budget shortfalls will force bigger debts, higher taxes, or cuts elsewhere.
12/11/2008 12:00 am
Obama vows action as jobless rate jumps to 6.5 percent.
11/10/2008 12:00 am
Citing dreary job numbers, some economists see the first 'recession election' since 1980.
08/04/2008 01:00 am
Some expect Fed to cut rates by three-quarters of a point.
03/10/2008 01:00 am