BLACK HISPANIC UNEMPLOYMENT HISTORIC LOWS
The unemployment rate for black Americans fell back down to an historic low in February, after spiking up in January.
Just 6.9 percent of black adults were unemployed in February, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the second-lowest such ratio since the agency has been keeping track.
The low mark was set in December, at 6.8 percent. Then, the rate spiked to 7.7 percent, but that increase proved short-lived.
President Trump has touted the fact that black unemployment has dipped so low on his watch, including during his State of the Union address.Read More...