Nearly 130K Michiganders File For UnemploymentLast week nearly 130,000 Michigan residents filed for unemployment, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.
Black Unemployment Rate Falls To A Record LowBlack unemployment fell to a record low in August, helped by a jump in the number of black women on the job.
Michigan Unemployment Rate 4.2 percent In June; Unchanged From MayFigures released Wednesday by the Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget show the state's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 4.2 percent in June.
Appeal Panel Allows Unemployment Insurance Fraud Lawsuit Against State To Move ForwardA lawsuit can move forward over how Michigan bungled unemployment fraud cases.
Report: Unemployment Rate In Michigan Stays The Same In NovemberThe state says Michigan's unemployment rate was 3.9 percent in November, unchanged from October.
Report: Michigan Unemployment Rate Down To 3.9 Percent In OctoberMichigan's unemployment rate fell by a tenth of a percentage point to 3.9 percent in October.
Unemployment Insurance Offices Offering Earlier HoursThe state's Unemployment Insurance offices are adjusting their hours as part of an effort to better serve the public.
Labor Statistics Show Lower Unemployment Rate In DetroitMore Detroit residents had jobs in September than at any other time this decade.
Michigan Unemployment Rate Down To 4.0 Percent In SeptemberMichigan's unemployment rate fell by a tenth of a percentage point to 4.0 percent in September.
Unemployment Exemption Gone From Medicaid BillThe sponsor of proposed Medicaid work requirements said Monday that lawmakers are removing a provision to exempt recipients who live in Michigan counties with high unemployment, saying it would have been too difficult to administer and denying allegations of racism.
Job Openings Matches Number Of Unemployed For First Time In DecadesAccording to a new report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employers were advertising openings for 6.55 million positions in March. The May 8 release adds that 6.59 million Americans were unemployed at that time
Michigan Lawmakers Set Oversight Hearings On Unemployment Fraud MessMichigan lawmakers are planning more oversight hearings to investigate how thousands of people receiving unemployment benefits were wrongly accused of fraud.
Michigan Unemployment Rate Dips To 4.5 Percent In JulyMichigan's jobless rate dipped to 4.5 percent in July, a slight drop from the previous month and lowest in 15 years.
Michigan's Unemployment Rate Remains Unchanged In AprilMichigan's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 4.8 percent remained the same in April as it was the previous month.
Unemployment Rates Rise In 13 Of 17 Major Michigan Labor MarketsThe biggest increases were in the Flint, Monroe, and Detroit-Warren-Dearborn metropolitan areas.