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Earl Gregg Swem Library

The Employment Situation: September 2012

Categories: Labor/Employment,Statistics

http://www.bls.gov/news.release/archives/empsit_10052012.pdf

Reveals that the unemployment level decreased to 7.8% in September 2012 and employment rose by 114,000.  From the Bureau of Labor Statistics

 

Tribal Crime Data Collection Activities, 2012

Categories: Crime/Justice,Native Americans,Statistics

http://bjs.ojp.usdoj.gov/content/pub/pdf/tcdca12.pdf

Describes efforts to collect and improve data on crime and justice on Indian lands.  Includes statistics on tribal populations and crime.  From the Bureau of Justice Statistics

 

Western Hemisphere Defense Policy Statement

Categories: Defense/Military,Latin America

http://www.defense.gov/news/WHDPS-English.pdf

Outlines the Defense Department’s roles and missions in partnering with other Western nations to support freedom, stability, and prosperity.  From the Defense Department