Labor Dept: Jobless Rate Down, Growth Still Slow Job figures for November from the state Department of Labor show a drop in the unemployment rate of four-tenths of a percentage point to 4.7 percent.
Connecticut Sheds Jobs In SeptemberAlthough the jobless rate in Connecticut fell in September, there were job losses and the state Department of Labor has revised August's gains to reflect losses.
State Labor Department Receives Tech GrantConnecticut's Department of Labor has received nearly $1 million from the federal government to help modernize its technology systems and redesign portions of the agency's website.
DOL Releases August Jobs DataThe state Department of Labor has released employment figures for the month of August.
CT Labor Department: Job Gains In JulyThere's some encouraging news on the jobs front in Connecticut.
Connecticut Jobs Up In JuneJune saw the state add 7,900 jobs to it's rolls.
Unemployment Ticks Up In MarchPreliminary estimates show Connecticut's unemployment rate in March increased slightly from February, despite 300 new non-farm jobs.
Jobs Grow Slightly But Unemployment Up Slightly, TooUnemployment in Connecticut rose by a tenth of a percent for the month of January.
Flat State Job Growth For DecemberConnecticut's unemployment rate ticked up one-tenth of a percentage point in December to 5.2 percent as job growth flattened.
Jobs Gains In State For NovemberState labor officials say Connecticut has now regained more than the number of jobs lost in the state during the Great Recession.
Connecticut Jobless Rate At 5.1% For OctoberThe state says unemployment fell to 5.1% for the month of October.
Unemployment, Jobs Down In September