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Nevada Jobless Rate Down To 7.1 Percent In October

LAS VEGAS (AP) — State officials say Nevada’s unemployment has fallen to a more than six-year low. The Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Friday that Nevada’s October jobless rate was 7.1 percent, which […]

11/21/2014

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Audit: State Overspent On Dental Work For Jobless

State auditors say Nevada’s employment department paid nearly a million dollars more than it should have on dental care after a program for people with disabilities got out of hand.

10/07/2014

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Horsford: 21,000 Nevadans Lose Jobless Benefits

Rep. Steven Horsford says 21,000 Nevadans have lost extended jobless benefits since the federal program expired Dec. 28.

01/25/2014

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Extending Benefits For Nevada’s Unemployed?

Nevada Republican U.S. Senator Dean Heller and Rhode Island Democratic Senator Jack Reed have introduced a bill to temporarily extend federal jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed.

12/19/2013

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Unemployment Website Back In Business

State officials say a backlog of jobless benefits is being cleared as a new computer system comes online.

09/10/2013

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Fewer Nevadans Looking For Work

Nevada’s jobless rate has ticked down slightly to 9.5 percent, even though the raw number of jobs in the state is also down.

08/16/2013

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Many Unemployed Nevadans To Lose Benefits

About 20,000 unemployed Nevadans will face benefit cuts next month.

08/02/2013

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Nevada’s Jobless Rate Ticks Up In June

Nevada’s unemployment rate rose to 9.6 percent in June despite better than expected job growth.

07/19/2013

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Nevada Unemployment Lowest Since 2009

Nevada’s unemployment has dropped to 10.2% in December. Officials with the state Department of Employment, Rehabilitation and Training say the number is down from 10.8% in November.

01/18/2013

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Jobless Nevadans Could Lose Benefits

Nearly 25,000 Nevadans are being notified that their jobless benefits will be cut off after this week unless Congress acts by Tuesday to extend federal emergency unemployment compensation.

12/28/2012

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