Nelson, State Spar Over Disaster Jobless BenefitsU.S. Sen. Bill Nelson wants the federal Department of Labor to provide help to the state as he's heard “multiple accounts” of Floridians put out of work by Hurricane Irma unable to apply for disaster assistance.
261K Jobs Added In October, Unemployment DropsThe federal government says the U.S. added 261,000 jobs in the month of October.
Florida Adds 32,700 Jobs, Unemployment Remains UnchangedFlorida added 32,700 jobs in the month of July, though its unemployment rate remains unchanged at 4.1 percent.
Florida Added The Most Jobs Of Any State Last Month Employers have added a significant amount of jobs in nine states last month while unemployment rates fell in four states to record lows.
Jobless Rate Improves Amid Gov. Scott WarningsGovernor Rick Scott has again warned lawmakers that Florida's economic growth could be hindered by their actions as the state's unemployment mark hit its lowest figure since September 2007.
Florida Jobless Rate Flat Even Though State Lost JobsFlorida lost about 5,000 jobs in February while the state's overall unemployment rate remains unchanged.
Florida Unemployment Rate Saw Slight Dip In 2016Florida ended 2016 with an unemployment rate that was down a bit from the start of the year.
Florida’s Unemployment Rate Ticks Up To 4.8 Percent In OctoberNew numbers released Friday revealed Florida's unemployment rate has ticked up.
Florida's Jobless Rate Ticked Up In OctoberFlorida's unemployment rate moved in the wrong direction last month.
State's Unemployment Rate UnchangedEmployment remains steady in Florida as the state's jobless mark held at 4.7 percent for the fifth consecutive month.
Florida Unemployment At 4.7 Percent For 4th Straight MonthDespite adding 22,000 jobs in August, Florida's unemployment remains at 4.7 percent for the fourth straight month.
State's Jobless Numbers Hold SteadyFewer Floridians were working in July than in June, but the state's jobless rate remained unchanged during the first full month of summer.