Of the 203,000 jobs added to the economy last month, as reported today by the Dept. of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), some 8,400 were for positions in for-hire trucking— notching the best employment month for the segment since April. What’s more, per the BLS Current Employment Statistics Highlights report, in November the unemployment rate fell from 7.3% to 7.0%. BLS said employment increased in transportation and warehousing as well as in health care and ...

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