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Texas Jobless Rate Holds Steady At 4.2 Percent

The TWC says Texas has added an estimated 287,000 seasonally adjusted jobs over the past year, including a modest gain in April with 1,200 more positions.

05/22/2015

AAA Texas Holding Dallas/Fort Worth Job Fair

Though the Texas unemployment rate remains at its lowest in nearly 8 years, there are still folks out there looking for work. In comes AAA Texas; the large insurance company is holding an Emergency Roadside Customer Service Representative Job Fair in the Dallas/Fort Worth area this week.

05/03/2015

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Texas Unemployment Drops To 4.4 Percent In January

The unemployment rate in Texas fell to 4.4 percent in January, marking the fifth straight month of declines.

03/06/2015

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Report Shows US Added 257K Jobs, Unemployment Up To 5.7%

U.S. employers hired at a stellar pace last month, wages rose by the most in six years, and Americans responded by streaming into the job market to find work.

02/06/2015

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Texas Unemployment Rate Drops In December

The Texas unemployment rate slipped to 4.6 percent in December for a fourth straight month of declines.

01/23/2015

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US Adds 321,000 Jobs In November

The Labor Department says the unemployment rate remained at a six-year low of 5.8 percent, as the United States continues to outperform other major economies.

12/05/2014

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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.

11/21/2014

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Texas Jobless Rate Eases To 5.2 Percent In September

The Texas unemployment rate declined slightly to 5.2 percent in September as the state’s seasonally adjusted civilian labor force topped 13 million for the first time, the Texas Workforce Commission reported Friday.

10/17/2014

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US Jobless Rate Falls To 6-Year Low Of 5.9 Pct.

U.S. employers added 248,000 jobs last month, a burst of hiring that drove down the unemployment rate to 5.9 percent, the lowest since July 2008.

10/03/2014

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Texas Unemployment Rises To 5.3 Percent In August

The Texas Workforce Commission on Friday announced the rate increased from the 5.1 percent recorded in June and July. The national unemployment rate stood at 6.1 percent.

09/19/2014

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US Job Openings Near 13-Year High, Hiring Rises

The number of U.S. job openings remained near the highest level in 13 years in July, and companies also stepped up hiring that month to the fastest pace in nearly seven years, two signs the job market is slowly healing.

09/09/2014

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Texas Unemployment Holds At 5.1 Percent In July

The Texas Workforce Commission on Friday announced last month’s jobless figure matches the state’s unemployment rates for May and June.

08/15/2014

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