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The latest monthly jobs report from the state says Columbus’ unemployment fell to 6 percent in August. That’s a half-percent lower than July and more than a full percent below the statewide average.
The latest unemployment report from the Department of Job and Family Services lists a May jobless rate of 7.3 percent.
Companies that lost out on the billions of dollars in work say the Department of Job and Family Services made errors in awarding the contracts, including miscalculating scoring on bid applications.
Ohio’s welfare rolls dropped by nearly a fifth in the last year. And part of that is because the state is cracking down on recipients of cash assistance who aren’t working as required – and yanking their benefits.
The latest jobs report says Ohio added 32,800 jobs in January.
Ohio’s auditor says the switch to electronic debit cards hasn’t eliminated fraud schemes.