The U.S. Labor Department says unemployment rates increased in 26 states last month. In spite of job losses, Colorado’s unemployment rate remains unchanged at 8.5%.
Originally published on Mon September 5, 2011 2:09 pm
Part of an ongoing series.
Like some 14 million Americans, the people in our series The Road Back to Work started the year unemployed and searching for a job.
Back in January, we gave six people, all living in St. Louis, Mo., digital recorders and asked them to document their experience as they went through the process of looking for a job.
Working, Still Struggling