Latest Unemployment News

Area unemployment rates up in June
LIMA — The unemployment rate in nine northwest Ohio counties increased an average of 0.4 percentage points from May to June, according to figures released Tuesday by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. The highest jump was in Hardin County …
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House approves changes to unemployment benefits
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Missouri House gave first-round approval to a bill today that would tie unemployment benefits to the unemployment rate in Missouri. Rep. Scott Fitzpatrick sponsored HB 150, which was perfected on the House floor today.
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