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Trump Is Duping Steelworkers—Jobs Aren't Coming Back - Newsweek

Employment News - July 23, 2016 - 6:00am

Newsweek

Trump Is Duping Steelworkers—Jobs Aren't Coming Back
Newsweek
CNN has an interesting article on Trump supporters in Youngstown, Ohio. Trump fans will like what they read (even 18 Democratic precinct captains voted for Trump). But what struck me was the interview with voters. I don't know what makes me sadder: the ...

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Laid-off energy workers finding jobs in new fields - Houston Chronicle

Employment News - July 23, 2016 - 12:13am

Houston Chronicle

Laid-off energy workers finding jobs in new fields
Houston Chronicle
A survey says nearly 80 percent of ex-oil industry workers have new jobs. Some are in construction. A survey says nearly 80 percent of ex-oil industry workers have new jobs. Some are in construction. Photo: Elizabeth Conley, Staff. Image 3 of 3. FILE ...

State sees jobs gains in manufacturing, government - Youngstown Vindicator

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 11:18pm

State sees jobs gains in manufacturing, government
Youngstown Vindicator
Instead of reporting more job cuts in June, manufacturing and all three sectors of government reportedly added jobs to the economy. The state's seasonally adjusted jobless rate last month was 5 percent, down from the 5.1 percent reported in May, the ...

June jobless rate steady at 3.7% in Virginia; services sector adds jobs - The Daily Progress

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 9:33pm

The Daily Progress

June jobless rate steady at 3.7% in Virginia; services sector adds jobs
The Daily Progress
People talk with exhibitors during the Richmond Times-Dispatch Career Fair at the RTD Production Center on April 12, 2016. Posted: Friday, July 22, 2016 10:33 pm. June jobless rate steady at 3.7% in Virginia; services sector adds jobs By John Reid ...

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Texas gains 11000 jobs in June but gets bad news - San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 7:51pm

San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

Texas gains 11000 jobs in June but gets bad news
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
San Antonio's leisure-and-hospitality sector also fell, losing by 700 workers in June, after posting a strong 1,200 job gain in May. “This year has been volatile for the sector,” says Dallas Fed economist Keith Phillips. less. San Antonio's leisure-and ...
Unemployment rises in Texas in June, as state adds more leisure jobsDallas Morning News

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California's latest jobs report shows big gains in LA County, mixed gains for Inland Empire - LA Daily News

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 5:04pm

LA Daily News

California's latest jobs report shows big gains in LA County, mixed gains for Inland Empire
LA Daily News
California employers added 40,300 jobs in June and the Golden Stated led the nation in year-over-year growth. Los Angeles County and the Inland Empire also saw healthy year-over-year job gains. FILE (AP Photo/Mike Groll). By Kevin Smith, San Gabriel ...
Pa. unemployment hit 5.6 percent in mixed jobs reportPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Arkansas Jobless Rate Stays At 3.8% In June, 49000 Jobs Added In Last YearKUAR
Please clap: Kansas jobs are up but so is unemployment rateKansas City Star (blog)
Toledo Blade -Dayton Daily News -PoliticsPA
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Arkansas Jobless Rate Stays At 3.8% In June, 49000 Jobs Added In Last Year - KUAR

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 4:27pm

KUAR

Arkansas Jobless Rate Stays At 3.8% In June, 49000 Jobs Added In Last Year
KUAR
Arkansas' jobless rate remained unchanged in June from last month, however the state's civilian pool remained declined slightly as employers added fewer worker to payrolls before the back-to-school employment surge begins in early August. Labor force ...

New York has more private sector jobs than ever before - PolitiFact

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 3:41pm

PolitiFact

New York has more private sector jobs than ever before
PolitiFact
During a press briefing in Ontario County earlier this month, Cuomo touted New York State's economy. He cited labor force numbers when asked about a report on the START-UP NY program. The program produced fewer jobs in the past year than some ...

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Jobs growth remains strong in tri-county area - Sun Sentinel

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 2:56pm

Sun Sentinel

Jobs growth remains strong in tri-county area
Sun Sentinel
The tri-county region's success with year-over-year jobs creation continued in June, as unemployment rates fell again and nearly all industries continued hiring, according to the state's monthly employment report released Friday. June's jobless rate ...

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People Who Live Here Hate Their Jobs the Most - Money Magazine

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 2:47pm

Money Magazine

People Who Live Here Hate Their Jobs the Most
Money Magazine
The middle-class factory job might have reached iconic status here, but today, people in the onetime automotive capital of the U.S. are just fed up at work. According to a new study of social media sentiment from Monster and Brandwatch, Michigan ...

Gainesville region added 4000 jobs since June 2015 - Gainesville Sun

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 2:46pm

Gainesville Sun

Gainesville region added 4000 jobs since June 2015
Gainesville Sun
Gainesville's unemployment rate dropped to 4.7 percent in June from 5 percent in June 2015 after the metro area gained nearly 4,000 jobs over the year, according to data released Friday by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. While the ...

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Ohio gained 12400 jobs in June; unemployment rate 5.0% - cleveland.com

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 2:13pm

cleveland.com

Ohio gained 12400 jobs in June; unemployment rate 5.0%
cleveland.com
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Ohio gained 12,400 jobs in June, the Oho Department of Job and Family Services reported Friday. The unemployment rate was 5.0 percent, down from 5.1 percent in May. Ohio's unemployment rate in June 2015 was 4.8 percent.
JOBS: Mixed gains in Inland areaPress-Enterprise
June jobless rate steady at 3.7% in Virginia; services sector adds jobsThe Daily Progress
State jobless rate drops below full employment thresholdWinston-Salem Journal
The Providence Journal -Kansas City Star (blog)
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Amazon adding 5000 Pa. jobs - York Daily Record/Sunday News

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 1:52pm

York Daily Record/Sunday News

Amazon adding 5000 Pa. jobs
York Daily Record/Sunday News
Amazon.com Inc. will add at least new 5,000 full-time jobs in Pennsylvania over three years and keep its existing 8,200 jobs in the state for seven years. Loading… Post to Facebook. Amazon adding 5,000 Pa. jobs Amazon.com Inc. will add at least new 5 ...

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Despite Optimism, Oil Firms Keep Cutting Jobs - Wall Street Journal

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 12:51pm

Wall Street Journal

Despite Optimism, Oil Firms Keep Cutting Jobs
Wall Street Journal
Energy companies continued to cut thousands of jobs during the second quarter, even though many chief executives are now voicing optimism that the oil market crash is ending and a rebound in drilling is afoot. Although the heads of Halliburton Co.
Schlumberger, FMC, ConocoPhillips cut 10000 more jobs while hoping the worst is overHouston Chronicle

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State jobless rate drops below full employment threshold - Winston-Salem Journal

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 11:43am

Winston-Salem Journal

State jobless rate drops below full employment threshold
Winston-Salem Journal
North Carolina has crossed the economic threshold of full employment with the jobless rate declining to 4.9 percent in June, the state Commerce Department reported Friday. It is the first time since September 2007 — nearly a year before the Great ...

Preliminary estimate shows Wisconsin added 10900 private-sector jobs in June - Madison.com

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 11:30am

Madison.com

Preliminary estimate shows Wisconsin added 10900 private-sector jobs in June
Madison.com
Job seekers Isiah Harris, right, and Jermaine James, left, take part in a job training exercise through Forward Service Corp. along Verona Road in Madison in May. prev. next. Wisconsin was again among the top half of states for 12-month job growth in ...

These 10 jobs offer Marines an instant shot at promotion - Marine Corps Times

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 11:25am

Marine Corps Times

These 10 jobs offer Marines an instant shot at promotion
Marine Corps Times
Marines stuck in slow-promoting fields with few re-up opportunities can now make a lateral move into one of 10 jobs that offer a quick stripe and the chance to stay in uniform. The Marine Corps is offering hundreds of qualified first-termers a chance ...

Is China Stealing Jobs? It May Be Losing Them, Instead - New York Times

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 10:59am

New York Times

Is China Stealing Jobs? It May Be Losing Them, Instead
New York Times
A Foxconn employee in China in 2012. Foxconn, the Taiwanese manufacturer best known for making Apple iPhones in Chinese factories, is planning to build as many as 12 new assembly plants in India. Credit Agence France-Presse — Getty Images.

Pa. unemployment hit 5.6 percent in mixed jobs report - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Employment News - July 22, 2016 - 10:00am

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Pa. unemployment hit 5.6 percent in mixed jobs report
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pennsylvania unemployment edged slightly upward in June to 5.6 percent, as the workforce leveled off after tremendous growth during the first half of the year, according to a monthly workforce report released this morning. The jobless rate ticked up ...
State gains 7200 jobs in June, S.A. sees a lossmySanAntonio.com
Unemployment rises in D-FW in June, as Texas adds more jobs in key sectorsDallas Morning News
Rhode Island gained 1700 jobs in June; unemployment rate ticks upThe Providence Journal
Dayton Daily News -Hartford Courant -Toledo Blade
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