Unemployment Data–MAY 2022

May 2022 Unemployment Data–the Full Count (U.S. BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS) OFFICIAL UNEMPLOYMENT: 3.6%*[ANALYSES by EXPERTS] White     3.2% African American 6.2% Hispanic 4.3% Asian¹           2.4% Persons with a disability¹   7.1% Men 20 years and over 3.4% Women 20 years and over 3.4% Teens (16-19 years) 10.4% Black… Read More Unemployment Data–MAY 2022

Unemployment Data–APRIL 2022

April 2022 Unemployment Data–the Full Count (U.S. BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS) OFFICIAL UNEMPLOYMENT: 3.6%*[ANALYSES by EXPERTS] White     3.2% African American 5.9% Hispanic 4.1% Asian¹           3.1% Persons with a disability¹   8.3% Men 20 years and over 3.5% Women 20 years and over 3.2% Teens (16-19 years) 10.2% Black… Read More Unemployment Data–APRIL 2022

Unemployment Data–MARCH 2022

March 2022 Unemployment Data–the Full Count (U.S. BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS) OFFICIAL UNEMPLOYMENT: 3.6%*[ANALYSES by EXPERTS] White     3.2% African American 6.2% Hispanic 4.2% Asian¹           2.8% Persons with a disability¹   8.8% Men 20 years and over 3.4% Women 20 years and over 3.3% Teens (16-19 years) 10.0% Black… Read More Unemployment Data–MARCH 2022

The problem, Mr. Mayor, is too few jobs — not too little access

By TRUDY GOLDBERG, NOREEN CONNELL and ALAN AJA NEW YORK DAILY NEWS |MAR 19, 2022 https://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/ny-oped-adams-jobs-20220319-wuaikeoc5vbkjlp7bbgzcpteqe-story.html Amid the crowded Democratic primary for mayor, some candidates, including Maya Wiley, Dianne Morales and Scott Stringer, promised upwards of 100,000 new jobs with “hire local” provisions. But candidate Eric Adams had no such plans. He asserted that “the biggest problem is not lack of… Read More The problem, Mr. Mayor, is too few jobs — not too little access

Unemployment Data–FEBRUARY 2022

February 2022 Unemployment Data–the Full Count (U.S. BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS) OFFICIAL UNEMPLOYMENT: 3.8%*[ANALYSES by EXPERTS] White     3.3% African American 6.6% Hispanic 4.4% Asian¹           3.1% Persons with a disability¹   8.8% Men 20 years and over 3.5% Women 20 years and over 3.6% Teens (16-19 years) 10.3% Black… Read More Unemployment Data–FEBRUARY 2022