Unemployment

$45M dedicated to advancing San Francisco workforce over next 3 years

The Office of Economic and Workforce Development (OEWD) has announced that $45…

 

Over 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirements

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — More than 1 million low-income residents in 21…

 

US unemployment falls to 7-year low, but wages are flat

WASHINGTON — U.S. unemployment fell to a seven-year low of 5.3 percent…

 

Large job gains drive California unemployment rate down to 6.9 percent

California enjoyed its largest monthly job gain in over a year with…

On Guard: The hunt for the truth behind SF’s rosy unemployment numbers

Mayor Ed Lee wants San Francisco to rejoice, announcing The City's unemployment…

California unemployment falls to 7 percent; few new jobs

California's unemployment rate fell to 7 percent in December, a drop of…

US jobless aid applications drop for 1st time in 4 weeks

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell last week for the…

Applications for US jobless benefits drop to 287K

The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits dropped 8,000 last week…

US job market recovers losses yet appears weaker

The U.S. economy has finally regained the jobs lost to the Great…

US employers add 217K jobs; rate stays at 6.3 pct.

U.S. employers added 217,000 jobs in May, a substantial gain for a…

Senate nears passage of jobless-benefits bill

Capping a three-month struggle, the Senate closed in Monday on passage of…

US factory output rose in Feb. by most in 6 months

U.S. factory output rebounded strongly in February after harsh winter storms caused…

Fewest Americans since 2007 seek jobless benefits

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits dropped 15,000 last week to…

Local unemployment numbers announced

Greg Suko, a former federal auditor who has been unemployed for about…

Local company aims to aid the inexperienced and unemployed

As hiring has moved online, jobseekers without online skills or connectivity have…

What does the administration have against Lone Star State?

New unemployment claims rose this past week and total unemployment across the…

Obama 2012's $47 million second quarter in perspective

Obama 2012 Campaign Manager Jim Messina announced via web-video this morning that,…

Policies push Americans out of the work force

Friday’s job numbers from the  Department of Labortold a grim tale about…

You are what your record says you are

Last month, David Gregory tripped up new DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz…

Bipartisan choice for first Twitter Town Hall question: Whare are the jobs?

It’s not every day the Republican National Committee and AFL-CIO agree on…