August Job Numbers Released

, Posted: Fri, September 7 2012 at 8:01 AM, Updated: Fri, September 7 2012 at 8:03 AM

The unemployment numbers for August have were released Friday morning.

The economy added 96,000 jobs in August, that's down from July's 141,000 jobs.

The number is well below what economists expected, however, the new report brings the unemployment rate down from 8.3% to 8.1%.

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