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Illinois Jobless Rate Falls to 6.4 Percent

The Illinois Department of Employment Security says the state’s unemployment rate fell in November to its lowest level since June 2008, hitting 6.4 percent.


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Missouri Adds Jobs While Jobless Rate Stays Steady

Missouri payrolls grew in January while the state’s unemployment remained unchanged at 6 percent.



Missouri Jobs,Unemployment Rate Both Fall in November

Missouri’s unemployment rate fell in November, but so did the number of people with jobs.


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Missouri Adds 2,500 Jobs in September

The state’s unemployment rate declined to 6.9 percent, the lowest mark since late 2008.


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