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Texas Jobless Rate Slips To 5.5 Percent In March

The Texas unemployment rate has slipped to 5.5 percent and compares favorably to the national average of 6.7 percent.


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Texas Unemployment Rate Remains At 5.7 Percent

The Texas unemployment rate remained at 5.7 percent for the second straight month, continuing to reflect the state’s lowest jobless figure since November 2008.


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January Jobless Rate In Texas Falls To 5.7 Percent

The Texas unemployment rate slipped to 5.7 percent in January and became the state’s lowest jobless figure since November 2008.


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Report: Texas Jobless Rate Slipped To 6 Percent In December

The Texas Workforce Commission on Friday reported unemployment numbers for December and said the state saw positive job growth during the period. Texas unemployment was 6.1 percent in November.


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State Unemployment Dips To 6.1 Percent

The Texas Workforce Commission released jobless figures for last month, showing just a slight drop. It represents the fourth straight month the rate has fallen.


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Texas Unemployment 6.2 Percent In October

The seasonally adjusted Texas unemployment rate slipped to 6.2 percent in October for the third consecutive month of declines, the Texas Workforce Commission reported Friday.


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Dillard’s Collin Creek Mall Store Closing

Collin Creek Mall is losing one of its largest tenants and dozens will lose their jobs.

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Texas Jobless Rate Slips To 6.4 Percent

The Texas Workforce Commission announced that the unemployment rate has slipped to 6.4 percent for August. The nationwide jobless rate for August stands at 7.3 percent.


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Texas Unemployment Rate Remains Steady

The latest job numbers show the Texas unemployment rate has remained virtually flat so far through the year.


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Program Offers College Credit For Military Experience

Good news for some military veterans… as a part of the College Credit for Heroes (CCH) program, service to your country can now translate into college credit hours.


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State To Expand Job Training For Veterans

A state workforce training initiative for military veterans is being expanded from four to 10 colleges and universities.


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Tips For Summer Job Seeking Teenagers

As the summer break approaches, many teens will begin looking for work. But finding a job can be tricky.