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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.

03/28/2014

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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.

03/07/2014

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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.

01/24/2014

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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.

11/22/2013

Hundreds Of Star-Telegram Employees To Lose Jobs In 2014

Hundreds of Star-Telegram employees will lose theirs jobs in 2014.

11/07/2013

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BlackBerry To Lay Off 4,500 Employees

BlackBerry says it will lay off 4,500 employees, or 40 percent of its global workforce, as it reports a nearly $1 billion second-quarter loss in a surprise early release of earnings results.

09/20/2013

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Perry Signs Drug Testing For Unemployment Law

Governor Rick Perry has signed a law mandating drug testing for some unemployment benefits recipients.

06/14/2013

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Perry To OK Drug Testing For Unemployment

Gov. Rick Perry is to sign a law mandating drug testing for some unemployment benefits recipients. The governor is holding a special signing ceremony Friday at the Capitol.

06/14/2013

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Target Food Distribution Center Opens In Denton

Target has officially opened the doors to a distribution center, bringing more jobs to Denton.

CBS 11–06/03/2013

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Approved Bill Would Drug Test Some Unemployment Benefit Applicants

It looks like a bill that would drug test some Texans who receive unemployment will become law.

CBSDFW.COM–05/23/2013

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Texas Unemployment Remains At 6.4 Percent

The Texas Workforce Commission said Friday the state unemployment rate for April remains a full point below the national rate of 7.5 percent.

05/17/2013

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Texas Unemployment Rate Ticks Upward

State officials said that the Texas unemployment rate rose very slightly in February to 6.4 percent, but add that leading industries continue to show growth.

03/29/2013

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