Florida Unemployment Ticks Up In JulyFlorida’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose in July, climbing 0.2 percent from June to 8.8 percent. But, the year-over-year numbers were quite better with July’s unemployment rate being nearly 2 points lower than July 2011.
Stocks Soar Amidst Unemployment ReportThe U.S. economy continued to trudge through a difficult fiscal quarter as the economy created 163,000 private-sector jobs in July. The number was the best since February, but the economy’s job creation pace is essentially flat since 2011.
FL Jobless Numbers Fall As Unemployed Drop Out Of Work Force new job report released Tuesday by the state of Florida show unemployment rates are dropping, but not for reasons you may think.
U.S. Employers Add Just 80,000 Jobs In JuneThe latest unemployment numbers painted a bleak picture for job creation in June, which could impact Florida’s unemployment report due later in July.
S. Fla Sheds More Than 13k Jobs In MayThe Florida unemployment continued to decline in May, dropping to a seasonally adjusted 8.6 percent. It's the lowest the unemployment rate has bee in the Sunshine State since December 2008. But the news in South Florida is far from rosy.
Florida's Jobless Rate To Impact Obama's Re-Election CampaignThe nation's unemployment rate of 8.2 percent may sink President Barack Obama's re-election bid, but one detail brightens his hopes. About 10 battleground states will decide the election, and seven of them have employment levels that beat the U.S. average.
Fla. Unemployment Continues FallingFlorida’s unemployment rate in April continued to mirror that of the rest of the country, dropping to 8.7 percent, according to numbers released Friday.
National Unemployment Rate Drops, Job Creation StallsThe national unemployment rate dropped to its lowest level in three years, but the news wasn’t all good as job growth slowed to a point that could signal a stagnation of job creation.
Fla. To Reduce Unemployment BenefitsThe drop in the state's unemployment rate in March may have been a sign of brighter days ahead. However, gloomy times are looming for those who still have not landed work.
Survey: Job Creation Soars But More Is Still NeededWhile local, state and the federal government continue to enact austerity on their workers; the latest new from Gallup showed job creation is at its highest level since before President Barack Obama took office.
Unemployment Insurance Cuts Coming To Fla.If being out of a job isn’t bad enough, Florida’s unemployed workers are about to get some more bad news.
Florida Unemployment Continues Improving Florida unemployment rate saw its biggest one month drop since October 1992 in March. The unemployment rate statewide dropped 0.4 percent to just 9 percent in March 2012.
Unemployment Rate Drops, Job Creation SlowsThe latest numbers from the U.S. Labor Department offer a mixed bag of news to President Barack Obama.
Subway Employees Claim Shop Owner Left Them Jobless, PennilessMore than a dozen employees of two Subway stores in Broward say they've been ripped off and left jobless by the store's owner.
Unemployment Holds Steady In FebruaryThe unemployment rate remained unchanged in February after the economy added 227,000 jobs, the Labor Department said Friday.