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Ohio Jobless Rate Drops to 8.5 Percent

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Ohio's November jobless rate fell .5 percent.
9:00AM
December
16, 2011

Ohio’s unemployment turned sharply downward in November. The state jobless rate stood at 8.5 percent, down a half-percent from October’s 9 percent figure.

Ohio’s Job Picture, A Fair View

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The U.S. Labor Department has released new jobless figures for major metropolitan areas. It pegs Columbus' unemployment rate at 8.2 percent. As the jobless rate remains stubbornly high, The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services for the first time is hosting private companies in its booth at the State Fair.
5:32PM
August
4, 2011

The U.S. Labor Department has released new jobless figures for major metropolitan areas. It pegs Columbus’ unemployment rate at 8.2 percent. As the jobless rate remains stubbornly high, The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services for the first time is hosting private companies in its booth at the State Fair.

Ohio Unemployment Down Again

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The latest jobless report paints another optimistic picture of the Ohio economy. Service jobs were among the industries to perform best among job rate increases.
12:00AM
May
20, 2011

The latest jobless report paints another optimistic picture of the Ohio economy.