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CT Lost 8,600 Jobs In August, Unemployment Rate Goes Down

State labor officials say Connecticut lost 8,600 jobs in August even as the unemployment rate dipped to 9 percent.

09/16/2011

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Labor Officials Crack Down On Misclassified Workers

State labor officials say they have recently halted work by 19 companies at six construction sites in Westport.

08/17/2011

Job Training for Prisoners

A Bridgeport organization has been awarded over $300,000 to continue a program designed to help former convicts find work.

04/29/2011

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Labor Department Call Centers Open Monday

The Connecticut Department of Labor says its unemployment benefits call centers will be open Monday despite the state holiday observing President’s Day.

02/20/2011

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