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Washington state’s unemployment rate holds at 5.8 percent Estimates from the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics show Washington’s economy continues to create jobs on a year-over-year basis, and the unemployment rate held firm at 5.8 percent in July. According to the July Monthly Employment Report from Washington … Read more on Sequim Gazette

Oregon unemployment holds steady despite slower job growth Oregon’s unemployment rate held steady at 4.5 percent for the third month in a row, the state Employment Department said Tuesday. The state is faring better than the nation as a whole, which posted a 4.7 percent unemployment rate in May. But improvement in … Read more…