Disappointing June 2011 Jobs Report Shows US Economy Added Only 18,000 Jobs During Month

According to a disappointing ‘JUNE 2011 EMPLOYMENT SITUATION SUMMARY’ from the Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the U.S. economy added only 18,000 non-farm jobs in June 2011 as employment in most major private sector industries remained stagnant over the month, government employment continued trending down, and the unemployment rate rose to 9.2…