job growth

California Unemployment Remains at an All-Time-Low

California’s Employment Development Department (EDD) reported that the state’s unemployment rate in June remained at its all-time-low of 4.7 percent, down from 5.5 percent in June 2016.

California Tattoo (Joel Pollak / Breitbart News)

Google to Build Housing to Help Deal with Bay Area’s Rent Crisis

Google’s parent company, Alphabet, is planning to build 330 units of housing near its headquarters in what is seen as a response to the housing and rental crisis that has beleaguered Bay Area residents who are seeking more affordable, and often dangerous, alternatives to traditional living accommodations.

Death Star (Kent Phillips / Disney / Getty)

Foreign-Born and Native-Born See Job Growth Last Month

The number of both foreign- and native-born people in the United States with a job rebounded last month with both demographics experiencing increases in their respective employment levels, according to new jobs data released Friday.


Foreign-Born Job Growth Outpacing Native-Born 2.6 to 1

Since the start of the recession in December 2007, the foreign-born population has outpaced the native-born population in net job growth — with foreign-born workers gaining 2.6 jobs for every job gained by a native-born worker.

The Associated Press

Obama’s ‘Recovery’ Freezes Up Again

For the last few months, we’ve heard loud trumpeting about “strong” job reports and signs of economic growth, which the President and his defenders were naturally eager to claim credit for. Not in March.