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All eyes on November jobs report

ABC News’ Rebecca Jarvis reports on what experts expect from the latest jobs report.
9 minutes ago
All eyes on November jobs report
15 minutes ago

Hiring spree continues as employers add 263,000 jobs in November

ABC News business reporter Alexis Christoforous breaks down another strong jobs report for November.
15 minutes ago
Hiring spree continues as employers add 263,000 jobs in November
1 hour ago

Experts analyze the latest job report

Experts believe it’s better than expected; unemployment remains at 3.7%.
1 hour ago
Experts analyze the latest job report
3 hours ago

US hiring stays strong, complicating Fed's inflation fight

The employment rate stayed 3.7%, near a 53-year low, the Labor Department said
3 hours ago
US hiring stayed strong in November as employers add 263,000 jobs
3 hours ago

US hiring stays strong, complicating Fed's inflation fight

The nation’s employers kept hiring briskly in November despite high inflation and a slow-growing economy — a sign of resilience in the face of the Federal Reserve’s aggressive interest rate hikes
3 hours ago
Jobs report to show whether hiring is slowing as Fed wants
December 1, 2022, 2:43 PM

Applications for jobless benefits decline last week

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits came back down last week and continue to hover around levels suggesting the U.S. labor market has been largely unaffected by the Federal Reserve’s aggressive interest rate hikes
December 1, 2022, 2:43 PM
Applications for jobless benefits decline last week
November 23, 2022, 2:31 PM

Unemployment claims rise to 240,000, highest since August

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose to the highest level since August but still remained low by historic standards
November 23, 2022, 2:31 PM
Unemployment claims rise to 240,000, highest since August
November 17, 2022, 2:09 PM

Fewer Americans file for jobless benefits last week

The U.S. job market remains healthy as fewer Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, despite the Federal Reserve’s rapid interest rate hikes this year intended to bring down inflation and tighten the labor market
November 17, 2022, 2:09 PM
Fewer Americans file for jobless benefits last week
November 10, 2022, 2:27 PM

Slightly more Americans apply for jobless benefits last week

The number of Americans applying for jobless benefits rose slightly last week, but the labor market remains healthy despite recent job cuts that have begun to spread across sectors most affected by soaring interest rates, such as housing and technology
November 10, 2022, 2:27 PM
Slightly more Americans apply for jobless benefits last week
1 month ago

Unemployment up slightly to 3.7% in latest jobs report

ABC News’ Alexis Christoforous and Kenneth Moton discuss the impact the latest jobs report could have on the midterm elections.
1 month ago
Unemployment up slightly to 3.7% in latest jobs report
1 month ago

US adds 261,000 jobs in October

The report also showed that the unemployment rate rose to 3.7%.
1 month ago
US adds 261,000 jobs in October
1 month ago

Slightly fewer Americans apply for jobless aid last week

Applications for jobless benefits fell slightly last week with the U.S. job market remaining resilient in the face of rising interest rates and persistent inflation
1 month ago
Slightly fewer Americans apply for jobless aid last week
1 month ago

US unemployment claims inched higher, but remain very low

Slightly more Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week as the labor market remains one of the healthiest parts of an uneven U.S. economy
1 month ago
US unemployment claims inched higher, but remain very low
1 month ago

Fewer Americans apply for jobless benefits last week

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell last week and remains historically low even as the U.S. economy slows in the midst of decades-high inflation
1 month ago
Fewer Americans apply for jobless benefits last week
2 months ago

US applications for jobless aid rise last week

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose slightly last week but remains historically low even as the U.S. economy slows in the midst of decades-high inflation
2 months ago
US applications for jobless aid rise last week
2 months ago

New jobs numbers show growth in September, unemployment drops from August

ABC’s Elizabeth Schulze reports on reaction to jobs numbers and current health of the economy.
2 months ago
New jobs numbers show growth in September, unemployment drops from August
2 months ago

What the latest jobs report means for the fight against inflation

U.S. employers added 263,000 jobs in September, and the unemployment rate dropped to 3.5%.
2 months ago
What the latest jobs report means for the fight against inflation
2 months ago

Latest jobs report: Unemployment dropped to 3.5% in September

Meanwhile, U.S. employers added 263,000 jobs in September, meeting expectations but still down from the 315,000 added in August.
2 months ago
Latest jobs report: Unemployment dropped to 3.5% in September
2 months ago

Another month of solid US hiring suggests more big Fed hikes

America’s employers slowed their hiring in September but still added 263,000 jobs, a solid figure that will likely keep the Federal Reserve on pace to keep raising interest rates aggressively to fight persistently high inflation
2 months ago
US hiring likely slowed last month (which may be good news)
2 months ago

All eyes on September jobs report

ABC News’ Rebecca Jarvis shares what Friday’s jobs report could signal about the economy and inflation amid fears of a recession.
2 months ago
All eyes on September jobs report
2 months ago

US economy added 263K jobs in September

The unemployment rate fell to 3.5%.
2 months ago
US employers add 263K jobs as Fed raises interest rates
2 months ago

US applications for jobless benefits increased last week

More Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week, the largest number in four months, but the labor market remains strong in the face of persistent inflation and a slowing overall U.S. economy
2 months ago
More Americans apply for jobless benefits last week
3 months ago

US hiring slows but remains strong, as economy adds 315,000 jobs

The unemployment rate rose to 3.7%.
3 months ago
US hiring slows but remains strong, as economy adds 315,000 jobs
3 months ago

August jobs report to provide direction of economy

The August jobs report is one of the last major economic reports before the Federal Reserve meets this month to decide whether to raise interest rates again.
3 months ago
August jobs report to provide direction of economy
4 months ago

What July’s monster jobs report means for the wider economy

ABC News business reporter Alexis Christoforous and Bankrate.com chief financial analyst Greg McBride break down a strong July jobs report.
4 months ago
What July’s monster jobs report means for the wider economy
4 months ago

Unemployment rate drops to 3.5% in new jobs report

ABC News’ business reporter Alexis Christoforous discusses the latest on the July jobs report that shows the unemployment rate dropped to 3.5% amid inflation and what that means for Americans.
4 months ago
Unemployment rate drops to 3.5% in new jobs report
4 months ago

All eyes on July jobs report

ABC News’ Rebecca Jarvis reports on what we could expect to learn about the economy in the latest jobs report due Friday morning.
4 months ago
All eyes on July jobs report
4 months ago

US economy adds 528,000 jobs, far outpacing expectations

The US economy added 528,000 jobs, far outpacing expectations and easing recession fears. Unemployment fell to 3.5%.
4 months ago
US economy adds 528,000 jobs, far outpacing expectations
4 months ago

US job report shows employers added 528,000 jobs in July

ABC News business reporter Alexis Christoforous discusses the latest jobs report as data shows U.S. employers added 528,000 jobs in July, more than double the number economists expected.
4 months ago
US job report shows employers added 528,000 jobs in July
5 months ago

Rise in unemployment claims and inflation as gas prices drop

ABC News business reporter Alexis Christoforous discusses the latest news from the Labor Department showing 244,000 Americans filed for unemployment last week.
5 months ago
Rise in unemployment claims and inflation as gas prices drop
5 months ago

June jobs report signals strong economy

The June jobs report showed strong hiring for yet another month, despite fears about a recession and spiraling inflation and ABC News' Alexis Christoforous breaks down the latest indicators
5 months ago
June jobs report signals strong economy
5 months ago

June jobs report shows stronger than expected growth

The report shows the economy added 372,000 jobs as it faces threats of inflation and recession.
5 months ago
June jobs report shows stronger than expected growth
5 months ago

US job growth stronger than expected as economy adds 372,000 jobs

June jobs report shows resilient hiring despite Fed rate hikes.
5 months ago
US job growth stronger than expected as economy adds 372,000 jobs
5 months ago

US adds 372,000 jobs in June

ABC News business reporter Alexis Christoforous talks about the Labor Department’s latest jobs report, as gas prices fall slightly to a national average of $4.72.
5 months ago
US adds 372,000 jobs in June
5 months ago

All eyes on June jobs report

ABC News’ Chief Economics Correspondent Rebecca Jarvis reports on the June jobs report and what it could signal about the U.S. economy.
5 months ago
All eyes on June jobs report
6 months ago

US job growth slows slightly as economy adds 390,000 jobs

The unemployment rate remained at 3.6%.
6 months ago
US employers added 390K jobs in May
7 months ago

ABC News Live: Unemployment rate holds steady at 3.6%

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7 months ago
ABC News Live: Unemployment rate holds steady at 3.6%
8 months ago

President Joe Biden remarks on March jobs report

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8 months ago
President Joe Biden remarks on March jobs report
8 months ago

US unemployment rate dropped to 3.6%

President Joe Biden announced the U.S. would release 1 million barrels of oil per day from the strategic petroleum reserve over the next six months to curb rising gas prices.
8 months ago
US unemployment rate dropped to 3.6%
8 months ago

Biden on jobs report: ‘Americans are back to work’

The president commented on the 431,00 jobs that were created in March and touted successes of the American Rescue Plan.
8 months ago
Biden on jobs report: ‘Americans are back to work’
8 months ago

Biden says ‘historic recovery’ as 431K jobs added in March

ABC News contributor Alexis Christoforous discusses how critical the economic recovery is to President Joe Biden’s administration with the midterm elections this year.
8 months ago
Biden says ‘historic recovery’ as 431K jobs added in March
8 months ago

Biden on jobs report: 'Americans are back to work'

President Joe Biden is scheduled to deliver remarks on the March jobs report from the White House on Friday.
8 months ago
Biden on jobs report: 'Americans are back to work'
9 months ago

Higher-than-expected 678,000 jobs added in February

Employers added more jobs in February than any month since July while unemployment is at 3.8%.
9 months ago
Higher-than-expected 678,000 jobs added in February
10 months ago

US added 467,000 new jobs in January

And Oxford economics jobs report shows that American workers are getting used to functioning in a pandemic.
10 months ago
US added 467,000 new jobs in January
10 months ago

White House reacts to strong January jobs report

Jared Bernstein of the Council of Economic Advisers breaks down a jobs report that found an uptick in hiring, even as the omicron variant raged across the country.
10 months ago
White House reacts to strong January jobs report
10 months ago

January job numbers jump higher than expected

There were 467,000 jobs added in January, a much higher number than expected despite the Omicron wave.
10 months ago
January job numbers jump higher than expected
10 months ago

Why January’s jobs numbers surprised the experts

The first jobs report of the year was highly anticipated -- and highly surprising. Yahoo! Finance correspondent Alexis Christoforous breaks down the gains in the labor market.
10 months ago
Why January’s jobs numbers surprised the experts
10 months ago

Biden touts better-than-expected January jobs report

Employers added 467,000 jobs last month.
10 months ago
Biden touts better-than-expected January jobs report
10 months ago

US unemployment rate increased slightly to 4% up from 3.9% in December

ABC News political director, Rick Klein, and economics correspondent Deirdre Bolton discuss the new jobs report and if the increase in jobs is expected as COVID cases decline.
10 months ago
US unemployment rate increased slightly to 4% up from 3.9% in December
10 months ago

Biden touts stronger than expected jobs report: 'America is back to work'

President Joe Biden spoke on the strong January jobs report from the White House on Friday after officials had prepared for poor numbers.
10 months ago
Biden touts stronger than expected jobs report: 'America is back to work'