There is usually good employment news in April, but April 2017 is the best in a long time. Of the counties bordering St. Johns, Clay County had the lowest rate at 3.6 percent, followed by Flagler (4.5) and Putnam (4.9). The next lowest is nearly a full percentage point lower than New Mexico's-Louisiana at 5.8 percent (Washington D.C. had an unemployment rate of 5.9 percent).
"For the fifth consecutive month the unemployment rate in Kansas dropped and is now at 3.7 percent" said Kansas Secretary of Labor, Lana Gordon. The figures estimate there were 460,000 jobless Floridians in April - 25,000 fewer than a month earlier - out of a workforce that has grown over the past year by 371,000 to 10.14 million.
The number of people actively participating in the labor force increased 12,100 over the month to 2,945,300 and the number of people reporting themselves as employed increased 19,500 to 2,876,900. A recent survey by the Associated Builders and Contractors of Florida said 88 percent of Florida construction firms plan to increase hiring over the next six months and 84 percent anticipate experiencing more difficulty finding appropriately skilled labor. The last time the USA unemployment rate was below 4.4. percent was when it was at 4.3 percent in May 2001, Gedney said. The national unemployment rate has tumbled to 4.4 percent from 4.8 percent in January.
Three job sectors combined for a loss of 21,800 jobs year over year, led by a decline of 11,400 jobs in manufacturing. The private sector grew by 2.3 percent or 61,700 jobs, and the public sector increased by 2.6 percent, adding 14,800 jobs.
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The Cabinet official said he will discuss with other members of the economic team - Budget Secretary Benjamin M. People who sell tobacco products in banned places could be jailed for up to three years, the order said.
In the early to mid-20th century, Ringling, which merged with Barnum & Bailey in 1919, was a much-anticipated event. "It is sad that the show is closing because this is 'The Greatest Show on Earth , '" Evans said.
McConnell says a Senate Intelligence Committee investigation into the Russian effort to affect the election will also proceed. He has spent part of his time as the co-chairman of a group called No Labels that seeks solutions by both political parties.
The statues would be put in storage while the city looks for a suitable place to display them, the mayor has said. The city plans to leave the column where Lee's statue stood intact and will mount public art in its place.
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The new technology will also go a long way in simplifying how controllers access data relative to the plane they are controlling. At 900 miles, the distance between the two airports is over 10 times bigger than that separating London City and Swanwick.
Joe Lieberman gives a "thumbs-up" as he leaves the West Wing of the White House in Washington , Wednesday, May 17, 2017. President Trump admitted he thought his firing of FBI Director James Comey would be positively viewed by both sides.
With the woman in tow, the robber made their way around the home and took several items, including around $1.5 million in jewelry. At 11:30 PM on Tuesday three male suspects knocked on the door to his L. home, police officials told the site.
After a visit later Tuesday to the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem , he is due to give a speech at the Israel Museum. And earlier this month, Turkish President Recep Erdogan said it would be "extremely ill-advised" for Trump to move the embassy.
US President Donald Trump meets with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, left, next to Russian Ambassador to the U.S. McMaster called Trump's discussion with Russian diplomats "wholly appropriate".
Event spokesperson Jeff Darman said Tillis suffered a seizure and was transported to George Washington University Hospital. Thom Tillis said Wednesday he's "fine" after he collapsed during a Washington race and was taken away by ambulance.
A slight chance of a morning shower, then sunny with lower afternoon humidity Wednesday afternoon, high in the mid to high 90's. Hail and high winds were reported in central Kansas and tornadoes and large hail were reported in southwest Kansas on Tuesday .
It would make sense then that the Blues' first shot of the period - off a glove, no less - would finally find the back of the net. Nashville Predators left wing Cody McLeod (55) celebrates with defenseman Ryan Ellis (4) after Ellis scored against the St.
Canada's Eugenie Bouchard also made it through after Germany's Angelique Kerber retired in the second set of their match . The Spaniard will meet seventh seed Kei Nishikori who subdued the challenge of Diego Schwartzman 1-6, 6-0, 6-4.
Kesler and linemates Jakob Silfverberg and Andrew Cogliano did a stellar defensive job against Connor McDavid in the second round. The Predators have advanced largely on the strength of their stellar corps of defensemen in front of Rinne.