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The Employment Situation Report is a monthly news release by the Bureau of Labor Statistics which describes the results of the Current Population Survey. Its release is widely anticipated by economists, journalists, and politicians as it is used to forecast the economic condition of the United States by describing ongoing trends and has a broad impact on public and corporate economic confidence leading directly to investment decisions. The report itself is in a PDF format that is comprised primarily of text and tabular information. Quickly and correctly interpreting the results of the jobs report is vital for quality reporting and decision making, but the report is more suited for longer study than deriving insights. In this project we explore the use of an interactive dashboard for visual analytics upon the released BLS data. Using an application demonstration and a usability study we will show that visually interacting with the most current employment data, users are able to rapidly achieve rich insights similar to those reported on in the text of the Employment Situation Report.