Jobless Claims Increase 19,000 to 332,000

McConnell, Alison L.
July 2006
Bond Buyer;7/14/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32423, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the rise of first-time applications for state unemployment benefits to 19,000 to 332,000 in the week ended July 8, 2006 according to data released by the United States Department of Labor. The seasonally-adjusted figure was above the predicted 315,000 level. The insured unemployment rate was 1.9 percent.


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