- Associated Press - Friday, September 15, 2017

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California’s unemployment rate rose to 5.1 percent in August.

The state Employment Development Department said Friday that last month’s rate was up from 4.8 percent in July but still lower than the 5.4 percent recorded a year earlier in August 2016.

The unemployment rate is derived from a federal survey of 5,100 California households.

Republicans question Democrats' resolve as public turns against impeachment
County may become first in U.S. to bar new refugees
Republicans introduce bill to protect LGBTQ Americans

Sign up for Daily Newsletters

Manage Newsletters

Copyright © 2019 The Washington Times, LLC.

Please read our comment policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide