October 11, 2019
In September, the unemployment rate dropped to a 50-year low at 3.5%. This was the 19th straight month that it has been at or below 4%.
With 7.1 million job openings in August, job openings in America have exceeded the number of job seekers for 18 straight months.
The Department announced new safety controls to protect injured federal workers by reducing the risk of opioids.