u s labor department
Black Unemployment Fell to 11.6 Percent in April
The overall unemployment rate was 6.3 percent.
Scott and Booker Take a Bipartisan LEAP to Increase Job Opportunities
The lawmakers introduce bill to boost apprenticeships.
Obama: Students Need Help to Get 'In-Demand Jobs'
Obama and Biden announce funding to boost job prospects.
Black Unemployment Ticked Up Slightly in March
The overall unemployment rate was 6.7 percent.
Official: Obama to Push for More Overtime Pay
Obama calls for some salaried workers to receive overtime.
Black Unemployment Rose in January to 12.1 Percent
The national unemployment rate was 6.6 percent.
Senate Democrats Postpone Vote on Labor Nominee
Whistleblower threat pushes Thomas Perez' hearing to May.
African-American Unemployment Rate Declined in March
The overall unemployment rate dipped to 7.6 percent.