New jobless claims drop for fourth straight week

According to the Labor Department, 222,000 people filed first-time unemployment claims last week. That's down 6,000 from the week before, and marks the fourth straight week of declines. Mark Hamrick, senior economic analyst at, joins CBS News to discuss the latest report. #news #joblessclaims #labordepartment CBS News Streaming Network is the premier 24/7 anchored streaming news service from CBS News and Stations, available free to everyone with access to the Internet. The CBS News Streaming Network is your destination for breaking news, live events and original reporting locally, nationally and around the globe. Launched in November 2014 as CBSN, the CBS News Streaming Network is available live in 91 countries and on 30 digital platforms and apps, as well as on and Paramount+. Subscribe to the CBS News YouTube channel: Watch CBS News: Download the CBS News app: Follow CBS News on Instagram: Like CBS News on Facebook: Follow CBS News on Twitter: Subscribe to our newsletters: Try Paramount+ free: For video licensing inquiries, contact: [email protected]


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