State-level data released Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics show continued growth in employment in most states, though the weaker employment patterns seen in national data give reason to temper optimism at the state level.
The job market continued its pleasantly healthy growth streak in February, as payrolls increased by 295,000 and unemployment fell to 5.5 percent, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Here's the long-term picture: But at this... Read Post
The Bureau of Labor Statistics releases its figures on employment for the month of February Friday morning, and economists will be watching closely for signs of any increase in wages. Bill McBride believes American workers will star... Read Post