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Unemployment holds steady across state

Posted on - Staff and wire report

Florida’s unemployment rate held at 3.6 percent from October to November, according to numbers released Friday by the state Department of Economic Opportunity.Franklin County had the lowest rate in the region at 3.3 percent; Holmes County was the highest at 4.4 percent.The estimated jobless mark, representing a 10-year low, indicates 369,000 Floridians were out of work in November from a workforce of 10.1 million, figures almost identical to October.“We are seeing […]