posted on Feb, 6 2009 @ 08:43 AM
I stand corrected, at least for Jan,09.
Jobless rate jumps to 7.6 percent, 598K jobs lost
Employers slash 598,000 jobs in Jan., most since `74; unemployment rate bolts to 7.6 percent
Jeannine Aversa, AP Economics Writer
Friday February 6, 2009, 9:22 am EST
Yahoo! Buzz Print WASHINGTON (AP) -- Recession-battered employers eliminated 598,000 jobs in January, the most since the end of 1974, and catapulted
the unemployment rate to 7.6 percent. The grim figures were further proof that the nation's job climate is deteriorating at an alarming clip with no
end in sight.
Roper, the red faced one.