November's 7 Percent Jobless Rate Beats Expectations
By Steve Inskeep • Dec 6, 2013
Originally published on December 6, 2013 10:49 am
The Labor Department on Friday said the nation's unemployment rate fell to 7 percent, a five-year low, as U.S. employers added 203,000 jobs to payrolls in November. In October, the unemployment rate was 7.3 percent.