Connecticut Department of Labor
(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State labor officials are giving unemployment recipients a heads up when it comes to filing claims this time of year. Commissioner Sharon Palmer says seasonal layoffs, vacation or weather-related shutdowns and […]
WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut employers added 4,800 jobs in December, helping push down the unemployment rate a notch, to 6.4 percent. The Department of Labor says Connecticut’s employment increased by 26,700 jobs since December […]
A state official says two companies have been ordered to stop work on the University of Connecticut’s new basketball training facility after inspectors found workers were being paid in cash at wages below state-mandated levels.