New Unemployment Claims Fall to Lowest Level in Four Years

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Oct. 11 2012 9:03 AM

New Unemployment Claims Fall to Lowest Level in Four Years

You can get your press release about it here but the headline really tells you what you need to know. This is a weekly series so it would be foolish to get too excited about a single result. But this particular indicator has been moving slowly-but-surely in the right direction for a long time.

Matthew Yglesias is the executive editor of Vox and author of The Rent Is Too Damn High.