Jobless Claims Are Up This Week In U.S.

Weekly jobless claims are up.  

Last week alone, 229,00 Americans filed first-time claims for unemployment benefits.  That's 3,000 more than the previous week.  

The steepest increases in claims were in: 

  • Florida 
  • California
  • Kentucky
  • Puerto Rico
  • Georgia  

The sharpest fall-offs in claims were in: 

  • New York
  • Oregon
  • Washington
  • Wisconsin
  • Connecticut

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