California,Florida and 27 other state Set Unemployment records in October. Jobless numbers rose in 29 states. That compare to 22 states in September. The Labor Department said on Friday.
Michigan is the highest at 15.1 percent. Nevada is at 13 %. Rhode Island jobless numbers is 12.9% The Golden State’s unemployment rate is at 12.5%
Here is some good news Jobless rates in 13 states went down. Massachusetts goes 9.3% to 8.9%. Neighboring New Hampshire drops to 6.8% from 7.2% and West Virginia inched lower from 8.9% to 8.5%
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