7,200 Mass. jobs added in July, 46,200 for the year
From the article: "Bay State employers added more than 7,000 jobs in July, the 10th consecutive month of job gains, the state Department of Labor reported yesterday.
"The state added 7,200 jobs last month, while the unemployment rate remained steady at 4.7 percent.
“'The increase shows a continuation of fairly robust jobs growth,' said Branner Stewart, a senior research manager at the UMass Donahue Institute. 'It shows a fairly robust economic expansion taking place in the state.'”
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August 24, 2015