Ohio unemployment rate http://wyso.org en Ohio’s Unemployment Rate Dips To Lowest Point Since 2008, But Job Growth Lags Behind http://wyso.org/post/ohio-s-unemployment-rate-dips-lowest-point-2008-job-growth-lags-behind <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-610b9272-8af6-6e58-2caa-cd84dc87773b"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">The unemployment rate in Ohio dipped to 6.1 percent in March—the lowest it’s been since 2008. It’s down from 6.5 percent in February, and well below the national rate of 6.7 percent. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 02:50:27 +0000 Lewis Wallace 48882 at http://wyso.org Miami Valley Unemployment Declining Steadily, But So Is Labor Force http://wyso.org/post/miami-valley-unemployment-declining-steadily-so-labor-force <p></p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 01:21:06 +0000 Lewis Wallace 47580 at http://wyso.org Miami Valley Unemployment Declining Steadily, But So Is Labor Force Ohio Senators Vote To Advance Unemployment Insurance Bill http://wyso.org/post/ohio-senators-vote-advance-unemployment-insurance-bill <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Both Ohio senators voted Tuesday to move ahead with debate on a 3-month, $6.4 billion extension of emergency unemployment insurance. Tue, 07 Jan 2014 19:29:08 +0000 Lewis Wallace 44329 at http://wyso.org Ohio Senators Vote To Advance Unemployment Insurance Bill Ohio Unemployment Rate Drops Slightly http://wyso.org/post/ohio-unemployment-rate-drops-slightly <p>Ohio's unemployment rate for April was 7.0 percent - down slightly from 7.1 percent in the two previous months.</p><p>State officials released the numbers this morning ahead of the newest statewide labor force data.</p><p>The rate has consistently remained below the national level. The U.S. unemployment rate for April was 7.5 percent.</p><p>The state's leaders have said Ohio's economy and its job market are getting stronger, though the process is slow.</p> Fri, 17 May 2013 15:15:17 +0000 Associated Press 33335 at http://wyso.org Ohio Jobless Rate Decreases for 8th Month in a Row http://wyso.org/post/ohio-jobless-rate-decreases-8th-month-row <p>The unemployment rate in Ohio has dropped for the eighth straight month despite the non-farm payrolls decreasing by 9,500.</p><p> Fri, 20 Apr 2012 22:36:57 +0000 Associated Press 14913 at http://wyso.org