2014 Was Best Year for Job Growth Since 1999, Labor Department Says

2014 Was Best Year for Job Growth Since 1999, Labor Department SaysAnother 252,000 jobs were added in December making 2014 the best year for job growth since 1999, according to the Labor Department.The Labor Department’s monthly jobs report released today shows that 2.95 million jobs were added last year, while the national unemployment rate decreased to 5.6 percent in December from 5.8 percent in November. The industries with job gains included construction, food services, health care, manufacturing and professional and business services.US Gains 252K Jobs; Unemployment Rate Falls to 5.6 Pct. …

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