Once you include likely labor force dropouts, the unemployment rate jumps to 10.1 percent.
PolitiFact Florida claims former Gov. Charlie Crist deserves praise for accepting federal stimulus funds, but the facts tell a different story.
The Florida legislature should spend less time addressing the economy and more time addressing gambling laws, according to the Tampa Bay Times.
Mary Burke may have just become the most unlikely advocate for Republican-backed plans to promote job creation in Wisconsin.
Florida led the nation in the number of jobs created last month, adding 44,600 new jobs, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports.
PolitiFact Florida examined completely accurate data, decided it was unhelpful, and declared it to be inaccurate.
The Palm Beach Post yesterday published a lengthy article criticizing Gov. Rick Scott’s economic performance and highlighting people who are unemployed, even though Florida’s unemployment rate is down 4.0 percent since Gov. Rick Scott took office.
Florida Democratic Party Chair Allison Tant criticized Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott for “slow” job growth, even though Florida’s unemployment rate has fallen faster under Scott than any other state in the nation.
State Rep. John Payne (R-Dauphin) wants to attract gun manufacturers to his district and the surrounding area with a $38 million matching grant program, PennLive reported.
During Colorado’s 2012-2013 General Assembly legislative session, multiple restrictive gun control measures were passed and signed into law. The legislation package, which was backed by the liberal Bloomberg group Mayors Against Illegal Guns (MAIG), is set to take effect on July 1 and includes 15 round limits on magazines, expanded background checks, firearm exchange regulation, and other new red tape implementation.