February jobless rate unchanged at 9.7 percent
Posted on Saturday, Mar 06, 2010
The weather outside was frightful, but in relative terms, last month's job situation was almost delightful. The unemployment rate stayed at 9.7 percent, and the nation's payrolls shed only 36,000 jobs, the Labor Department reported.
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