Those applying for unemployment benefits has increased

Labor Department numbers released
Posted at 11:17 AM, Feb 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-16 14:26:26-05

This morning the labor department released numbers showing that 5,000 more people have applied for unemployment benefits last week. This means in all 239,000 people applied for unemployment total. Unemployment applications have been under 300,000 for 102 straight weeks, which is the longest in 47 years.

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