From the Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment and Unemployment New Release...
Unemployment rates were lower in September in 11 states, higher in 4 states, and stable in 35 states and the District of Columbia, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Twenty-two states had jobless rate decreases from a year earlier, 1 state had an increase, and 27 states and the District had little or no change. The national unemployment rate declined by 0.2 percentage point from August to 4.2 percent and was 0.7 point lower than in September 2016.
SPECIAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
SOUTHWESTERN AREA WORKFORCE
The Executive Committee
The Southwestern Area Workforce Development Board
will meet on:
Monday, October 16, 2017 at 10:00 am
New Mexico Workforce Connection at the Gardner Learning Center
601 Sunset Street
Truth or Consequences, NM 87901
Copies of the agenda and directions can be obtained from Angela Longovia
P.O. Box 1072
600 Hwy 195, Suite C
Elephant Butte, NM 87935
Phone: (575) 744-4857
FAX: (575) 744-0521
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From the Bureau of Labor Statistics Unemployment New Release...
The unemployment rate declined to 4.2 percent in September, and total nonfarm payroll employment changed little (-33,000), the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. A sharp employment decline in food services and drinking places and below-trend growth in some other industries likely reflected the impact of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey.
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