The Washington region also added 4,300 jobs in December.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics says jobs in the District outnumber the resident population.
Unemployment rates fell in 25 states in December, including Maryland, though Virginia’s jobless rate rose slightly.
WASHINGTON — Everyone’s talking about the heat, but in Prince George’s County, business leaders are talking about their county as one of the hottest locations in the future. “It’s not just hot because of the…
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate held steady at 4.9 percent in June. The Virginia Employment Commission said Tuesday the state’s jobless rate continues to best the national unemployment rate, which was…
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Employment Commission says the state’s jobless rate fell in January to 4.7 percent, the lowest rate in more than six years. The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was down…
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The city of Martinsville had the highest jobless rate in Virginia in December. The Virginia Employment Commission says the city’s seasonally unadjusted unemployment rate was 10.6 percent. That’s up from 9.9…
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The city of Martinsville had the highest jobless rate in Virginia in April. The Virginia Employment Commission says the city’s seasonally unadjusted unemployment rate was 11.2 percent. That’s down from 11.7…
Get ready to pack your bags, grad, and head to Washington, D.C.
that is if you want to be in the best overall place among the
country\’s biggest cities to work and play.
HANOVER, Md. (AP) — Maryland Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger is urging leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives to allow a vote to extend emergency unemployment insurance. The Maryland Democrat is scheduled to join jobless…
For some feds, the guarantee of back pay means now it\’s payback time.
WTOP\’s European interns discuss the differences in unemployment and celebrity news in this week\’s edition of Europe Meets D.C.
A family-owned auto shop in Fairfax County has an
unusual way of helping people who are looking for
job or struggling to make ends meet.
The good news: employers are starting to hire
again. The bad news: the new jobs are low-paying.
If you are looking for a new career, here are six
fields experiencing job growth.