Economists on average are looking for jobs growth of just 90,000 in November, down from 171,000 in October, according to Briefing.com estimates.
The jobless rate is expected to budge barely higher, to 8% from 7.9%.
Don't Blame Me. I Voted for Mitt.
Plus, this just in. No Hope for Change:
“These are financially challenging times,” Sulzberger said in a memo to employees. “The advertising climate remains volatile and we don’t see this changing in the near future.”
.... Sulzberger is looking to cut 30 newsroom positions, Executive Editor Jill Abramson wrote in a separate note to employees. She will have to eliminate staff if enough people don’t volunteer, she said. The Times has a total of about 1,100 newsroom employees.