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Unemployment Down As Ohio Adds Nearly 20,000 Jobs In May

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Ohio's unemployment went down a tenth of a percent in May,and employers added nearly 20,000 new workers.
9:12AM
June
15, 2012

The latest unemployment report from the Department of Job and Family Services lists a May jobless rate of 7.3 percent.

Unemployment Continues Downward Track

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Ohio added about 28,000 jobs in February to bring the unemployment rate to its lowest since November of 2008.
10:17AM
March
23, 2012

About 4,000 people let state unemployment rolls as Ohio gained 28,000 jobs in February.

Ohio Unemployment Falls Again

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About 11,000 Ohioans left state unemployment rolls in January.
9:31AM
March
2, 2012

The latest jobs report says Ohio added 32,800 jobs in January.

Unemployment Down, But So Are Jobs

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Ohio's unemployment rate fell from 8.5 percent in November to 8.1 percent last month.
10:59AM
January
20, 2012

The jobless rate slid again last month, but that at least in part because of people abandoning their job search.

Ohio Unemployment Unchanged From August

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Leisure and hospitality industries lost the most positions in September.
9:04AM
October
21, 2011

The September jobless rate stayed flat at 9.1 percent, the same as the national average.

Another Down Jobs Report

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Some 700 Ohioans left the workforce last month.
9:02AM
September
16, 2011

Analysts say the unemployment jumped up to 9.1 percent in August.

Ohioans Job Search Lengthens.

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12:00AM
January 24, 2010

The average length of time for a person to be jobless in the U-S has risen to nearly seven month, the longest average unemployment since the government began keeping track half a century ago.

Jobless Ohioans Discuss Their Plans for the Future

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July
17, 2009

Unemployed Ohioans remain optimistic about the future.

Ohio Officials Offer Information to Jobless and Others who Fear Losing a Job

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April
20, 2009

Citing the rising number of layoffs, Ohio officials are offering a booklet to residents who have recently lost a job

Catholic Community Hosts A Retreat For The Umemployed

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March
26, 2009

As the jobless rate in Ohio continues to climb, the faith community is reaching out to assist those in need. WOSU’s Kim Fox reports.