Economy Adds 203,000 Jobs In November, Unemployment Falls To 7 Percent

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday that total nonfarm payroll employment grew by 203,000 jobs in the month of November, with the unemployment rate dipping from 7.3 percent to 7.0 percent.

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