Unemployment Rate Down In DecemberCalifornia's unemployment rate fell to 7 percent in December, a drop of two-tenths of a percentage point from a month earlier, but the state added just 700 jobs last month, a disappointing number after good job gains in November.
California Unemployment Rate At Lowest Since Great RecessionCalifornia recorded its lowest jobless rate last month since the early months of the Great Recession, while the number of additional jobs was the second-largest gain since the state began keeping that record in 1990.
Los Angeles County Unemployment Rate Stays Steady At 8 PercentUnemployment in Los Angeles County held steady at 8 percent in October, compared to the previous month, the state Employment Development Department reported Friday.
Unemployment Dips In SeptemberUnemployment throughout the state has dipped in September, according to a report Friday from the state Employment Development Department.
LA County Unemployment Rate Holds Steady At 8.1 PercentThe unemployment rate in Los Angeles County held steady at 8.1 percent in August, compared to the previous month, the state Employment Development Department reported Friday.
California Unemployment Rate Falls To 8 PercentCalifornia's unemployment rate dropped to 8 percent in February, as a net gain of 58,000 positions prolonged steady improvement in the job market, state officials reported Friday.
Shutdown Delays California Unemployment DataCalifornia's monthly unemployment figures for September are being delayed due to the partial federal government shutdown that ended this week.
LA Working Professionals Head Back To The Classroom For More EducationUCLA Extension instructor Dr. Lynda Wilson explains the benefit of working professionals returning to the classroom.
Calif. Unemployment Falls To 8.5 PercentCalifornia's unemployment rate fell to 8.5 percent in June as the state continues to close the gap on the national jobless rate, the state Employment Development Department announced Thursday.
Calif. Unemployment Rate Falls Below 9 Percent California's unemployment rate fell to 8.6 percent in May, marking the first time in nearly five years the jobless number has dipped below 9 percent, the state Employment Development Department reported Friday.
Los Angeles Labor Force Expanding With Green-Collar Jobs"Green-related jobs are among the fastest growing sector," says Geoff Atkins of American Solar Direct.