Black Unemployment Dips to 7-Year Low

August 11, 2015 Kyle Yeldell 0

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The Black unemployment rate tumbled to 9.1 percent in July, the lowest rate for Black workers in seven years, according to the latest jobs […]

Black Unemployment Rises

June 9, 2015 Kyle Yeldell 0

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – After falling into the single digits in April, the Black unemployment rate increased to 10.2 percent in May, according to the latest jobs report from […]

Blacks Rejoining the Labor Market

December 11, 2014 Kyle Yeldell 0

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The Black unemployment rate rose to 11.1 percent in November, according to the latest jobs report from Labor Department, because of increasing optimism in the […]

Black Unemployment Rate Increases

August 5, 2014 Kyle Yeldell 0

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The Black unemployment rate climbed from 10.7 percent in June to 11.4 percent in July, an increase attributed to more African Americans looking for work […]

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