(CBS DETROIT) – Michigan’s unemployment claims fall to the lowest they’ve been since the pandemic began.
Over 11,000 claims were filed in the state last week according to the U.S Department of Labor.READ MORE: Small Businesses In Michigan Saw Record Job Growth In 2021, Data Says
Two weeks ago, over 12,000 claims were filed in the state.READ MORE: Peace Officer Awards Ceremony Honors Life-Saving Heroes, First Responders In Oxford High School Tragedy
Nationwide 684,000 people filed first-time jobless claims.
That’s also the lowest number since February 2020.MORE NEWS: Comcast Rise Awarding Grants To 100 Minority-Owned Small Businesses
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