Payrolls drop by 125K, unemployment rate falls to 9.5 percent

July 2, 2010 at 3:23 am in West Central Tribune

WASHINGTON A wave of census layoffs cut the nation’s payrolls in June for the first time in six months, while private employers added a modest number of jobs. The unemployment rate dipped to 9.5 percent, its lowest level in almost a year. Continue Reading