September 25, 2017

April ’17: Job Gains Up, Jobless Rate Down

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The April 2017 jobs report shows private sector jobs increased by 211,000 for the month. The unemployment rate was 4.4 percent.

Job Growth Streak Continues in Jan. ’17

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The US Labor Department reports that 227,000 private sector jobs were added in January 2017. This was the final report from the Obama administration.

Dec. 2016 Report: Jobs Growth Steady

Hoyer Jobs Growth Dec. 2016

The US Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics monthly jobs report for December shows an economy that continues to produce jobs at a steady clip, with 75 consecutive months of job growth alongside 144,000 new private sector jobs created. The unemployment rate was 4.7 percent.

Jobless Rate Falls to Lowest Level in 9 Years

Hoyer Jobs Growth Dec. 2016

Another 156,000 private sector jobs were added in November and unemployment rate has now fallen to 4.6 percent, its lowest level in more than nine years.

Job Growth Continues in October

Hoyer Jobs Growth Dec. 2016

US Department of Labor’s October 2016 jobs report shows continued trend of job growth; 142,000 private sector jobs were added and the unemployment rate remained steady at 4.9 percent.

Hoyer Touts Make It In America Success

Hoyer Make It In America

Congressman Steny Hoyer visited Chesapeake Regional Tech Council to discuss how businesses can continue to spur innovation and expand entrepreneurship in Maryland … and Make It In America.

Jobs Recovery Continuing

Hoyer Jobs Growth Dec. 2016

The Bureau of Labor Statistics jobs report shows total payroll employment rose by 167,000 private sector jobs in September 2016. The unemployment rate remained at 4.9 percent.

Hoyer Visits Md. Business Startup FlexEl

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With new ideas for his Make It In America plan, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer visited FlexEl, a custom battery manufacturer based in College Park, MD, recently.

Hoyer Wants to Restore Faith in America

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House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer is working to find ways to renew the faith of the American people in their government.

New Bills Aim to Spark Innovation, Break Barriers

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House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (D-MD) is making improvements to his Make It In America initiatives, announcing new bills introduced in July.