Subscribe Register Login
Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 2:38 p.m.

Still in a funk

The U.S. unemployment rate dipped to 6.7 percent in December, stirring considerable joy in Mudville. But before we spend time shouting hurrah, we should bear in mind a few other facts—and recall that not so long ago an unemployment rate of 6.7 percent would have been considered scandalous.

Click here to login or subscribe below.

Archive Purchase Required

Stories older than 7-days are available in our extensive story library.

This story is only available from the Arkansas Online archives. Stories can be purchased individually after you register with the archive library. Contact the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette library at (501) 378-3851 with the section, date and page information below, if you are unable to locate this story.

  • Headline: Still in a funk
  • Publication: Editorial, Pages 16 on 01/16/2014
Search Archives
Benefits icon

Stay InformedKnow more about what's going on in the world, in Arkansas and in your own neighborhood.

Save MoneyThousands of dollars in savings every day with deals from our local advertisers, Arkansas' largest classifieds section and our huge Sunday coupon package.

Be EntertainedFrom movies and arts to sports and things to do on the weekend, you'll never miss out on great events and entertainment.

Available all the timeRead when you want, how you want. Access all of our coverage in print, online, on your smartphone or on your tablet computer with your subscription.

Smart DecisionsReading the newspaper gives you information that helps you make smart decisions for you and your family. Subscribing to the newspaper is an investment in yourself.