Friday, February 5, 2010

Just in from New York

National Jobless Rate Drops to 9.7%

New York--In a report released this morning, the government said that American employers lost more than 20,000 non-farm jobs in January and that job losses in 2009 were worse than previously reported.

Though the government's survey of households found a drop in the unemployment rate, to 9.7 percent in January from 10 percent in December, the new figures show that the economy is slowly recovering.

2 comments:

抽菸 said...

臨淵羨魚,不如退而結網。 ..................................................

Jake Putnam said...

So true, the stats do not reflect those who have quit looking!

Jefferson County Fair

At the Jefferson County Fair in Rigby its fair time and all the action on this day is in the livestock barn.