A large increase in the number of new claims for unemployment in the Rome area in April of this year compaired to April of last year, according to statistics from the Georgia Department of Labor. The number of new … · 5/21/2015
One of CareerSource’s directives is to help people who are unemployed get their job search on track. We regularly reach out to people receiving Re-employment Assistance (Florida’s term for unemployment compensation) to invite them in for a …
The Florida Times-Union Jacksonville · 12/16/2014
BATON ROUGE - The state labor department says first-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending May 9 increased to 2,838 from the previous week's total of 2,498. For the comparable week a year earlier, there were 2,209 … · 5/15/2015
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Despite the recent decline in North Dakota’s rig count and the estimated 6,000 jobs associated with those rigs, the state’s unemployment numbers are holding steady, reports The Bismarck Tribune. Although a high number of workers are at risk due to … · 2/5/2015
And weekly unemployment claims have been below 400,000 in nine of the past 10 weeks. That's a "clear indication that the pace of layoffs has slowed," said Steven Wood, chief economist at Insight Economics. Applications typically soar in the first two …
FOX News · 1/12/2012
On Thursday, the Labor Department reports weekly unemployment claims. Meanwhile, on Friday, the Commerce Department reports on revised gross domestic product data for the first quarter after initially pegging …
FORTUNE · 10 hours ago
Job losses in the oil and gas industry may plague Louisiana — but not yet. The Louisiana Workforce Commission on Monday showed initial unemployment insurance claims dropped from 2,531 for the week ending Dec. 20 to 1,566 the following week, a dip …
The Daily Advertiser · 1/6/2015
Each Thursday morning, economic commentators get excited about new data for initial unemployment claims. Today, for example, we learned that number was 450,000 -- the lowest number since early July. But what does this number really mean? And how …
The Atlantic · 9/16/2010
WASHINGTON — The number of people seeking unemployment benefits plunged last week to the lowest level in four years, a hopeful sign for the struggling job market. But the decline was partly due to temporary factors. The four-week average, a less …
News One · 7/12/2012
Several economic studies published Wednesday paint a mixed picture of the U.S. economy. The Labor Department says the number of people signing up for unemployment compensation rose in the United States last week. Initial unemployment claims
Voice of America · 12/31/2014