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February Unemployment at 6.7%

WASHINGTON –U.S. Unemployment rose by 0.1% in February, to 6.7%, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said.  Private firms claimed to create 162,000 net new jobs last month, with governments creating another 13,000.  BLS said the harsh winter weather that hit much of the country could affect the data. “For severe weather conditions to reduce the estimate of payroll employment, employees […]

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