New York, New York
February 24, 2010
People line up to enter the NYCHires Job Fair at the Radisson Martinique On Broadway Hotel to meet professionals from more than 30 employers.
The United States shed 36,000 jobs in February and the unemployment rate held at 9.7 percent.
The Senate passed a modest jobs creation bill to lay the groundwork for a larger package that would advance Democrats goal of bringing down the stubbornly high U.S. unemployment rate.