Jobless Claims Drop 36,000 to 271,000

Vadum, Matthew
January 2006
Bond Buyer;1/20/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32302, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decrease in the number of first-time job applications in the U.S. The Labor Department confirmed that the adjusted state unemployment dropped by 36,000 in the week ended January 14, 2006. The current figure is indicative of a complex labor market. It is the first lowest figure reported in the country.


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