August 2014 Employment Figures
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Patrice Hill talked about the jobs numbers for August 2014 released by the Labor Department the previous day, as well as the economic outlook for the rest of the year. She discussed the initial figures that showed unemployment falling to 6.1 percent, but that only 142 thousand jobs were added in August. Se responded to telephone calls and electronic communications, including telephone lines divided by employed, unemployed, and underemployed.
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Patrice Hill Chief Correspondent Washington Times->Economics
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