Category Archives: Employment

California Real Unemployment Reaches 21.8%

Monday, August 8, 2011 The latest employment numbers show a bleak picture for the jobs in California. New numbers from the US Department of Labor report the Golden State, has the second highest unemployment in the U.S. — only Nevada … Continue reading

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40 State Unemployment Funds Going ‘absolutely broke’ in Two Years

Tuesday, December 22, 2009 The recession and the jobless recovery is taking its toll on unemployment fund faster than Federal projections. 40 state programs will go broke within two years and need $90 billion in loans from Washington to keep issuing … Continue reading

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U.S. Healthcare System Hit by Nursing Shortage

Monday, March 9, 2009 The U.S. healthcare system is pinched by a persistent nursing shortage that threatens the quality of patient care even as tens of thousands of people are turned away from nursing schools, according to experts. An estimated … Continue reading

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