Lack Of Action In Congress Could Affect Jobless Benefits For State ResidentsState labor officials say about 43,000 Connecticut residents could lose emergency unemployment benefits at the end of December unless Congress continues the program.
Unemployment Up Again, Despite Jobs GainConnecticut's unemployment rate ticked up slightly in October, returning to 9 percent after falling below that threshold in the summer.
State's Unemployment Rate Drops in OctoberNew statistics from the Connecticut Department of Labor show that for the second straight month, Connecticut's unemployment rate has dropped.
Unemployment In State Steady at 9%Connecticut added 5,300 jobs during 2010, though December unemployment held steady at nine percent.
Connecticut Adds 5,300 Jobs; Jobless Rate Unchanged