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Texas Jobless Rate Up Slightly In May

The state’s unemployment rate rose slightly in May to reach 4.3 percent, the Texas Workforce Commission said. That compares to a rate of 5.5 percent nationwide last month.


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October Jobless Rate In Texas Slips To 5.1 Percent

The Texas unemployment rate slipped to 5.1 percent in October for a second straight month of declines.


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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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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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Texas Jobless Rate Declines For 3rd Straight Month

The Texas unemployment rate dropped to 6.2 percent in November for the third straight monthly decline.


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Texas Jobless Rate At Lowest Point Since July 2009

The Texas unemployment rate has fallen to 7.8 percent in December, the lowest figure in 2 1/2 years.


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Texas Jobless Rate Increases To 8.2 Percent

The Texas Workforce Commission says unemployment increased slightly to 8.2 percent in November, despite an overall increase of 19,100 jobs.


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Texas Jobless Rate Stays At 8.1 Percent In October

The unemployment rate in Texas held steady at 8.1 percent in October as the state added 47,900 jobs, the Texas Workforce Commission said Friday.