Log in Subscribe

Jobless claims drop; reach 52-year low

Posted 3/2/22

The number of Americans collecting unemployment benefits fell to a 52-year low after another decline in jobless aid applications last month.

Jobless claims fell by 17,000, from 249,000 to 232,000 for the week ending Feb. 19, the Labor Department reported.

This item is available in full to subscribers.

Please log in to continue

Log in