Jobless Claims Fall by 35,000, the Largest Drop in 8 Months
US total insured unemployment during the week ending May 27
The Labor Department reported today that
302,000 laid off American workers filed for benefits in the week ending
June 3, down by 35,000 from the previous week. This is the largest drop in
jobless claims in 8 months, since jobless claims fell by 65,000 during the
week ending Sept. 24.