Labor Releases Unemployment Numbers

The Labor Department releases new figures on national unemployment. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics the employment numbers for September are significantly down. These new numbers make up the final unemployment report before the presidential election. Hear NPR's John Ydstie.

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