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Hilda Solis

Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Opinion: 7.8% Unemployment Rate Is Questionable

Obviously, one does not need a math degree of any sort to realize that something is amiss with these figures and thereby needs further explanation. It appears as though their number of those who found work, the number of new jobs created, or both are inaccurate.

10/08/2012

(US labor secretary Hilda Solis, in file photo.  Credit: Kevork Djansezian/ Getty Images)

New Figures Show Pa. Lagging Behind US in Jobless Recovery

The number of the nation’s jobless fell, but the number of Pennsylvanians still seeking employment went up.

10/05/2012