[Marxism] BLS Stat

S. Artesian sartesian at earthlink.net
Fri Apr 24 06:05:13 MDT 2009


The latest Mass Layoffs news release 

(http://www.bls.gov/news.release/pdf/mmls.pdf)
 
was issued today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Highlights are below.
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In March, employers took 2,933 mass layoff actions involving
299,388 workers, the highest levels on record. Mass layoff 
events increased by 164 from February, and initial claims 
increased by 3,911. Twenty-six states reached program highs 
for March in terms of average weekly initial claims.




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