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    How Did Blacks Fare in the June Jobs Report

    Originally Published in DeneenBorelli.com on 7/6/14.

    According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the unemployment rate for blacks in June was more than twice that of whites.

    CNSNews.com reported on the monthly jobs report for June:

    In the numbers released today, covering the month of June, the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for black Americans age 16 and over was 10.7%, reported the BLS. The unemployment rate for white Americans in the same age group and time-frame was 5.3%, said the BLS.

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