Tag Archive for unemployment rate

Road to economic recovery has potholes

News Analysis (TriceEdneyWire.com) — There is lots of great news in the June Employment Situation report. Eight hundred and fifty thousand jobs were created! And while the unemployment rate remained essentially unchanged at 5.9%, the labor market is showing signs…

Governor Haslam delivers final address

Gov. Haslam took a ‘victory lap’ during his final State of the State address to the General Assembly on Monday evening. Haslam challenged all Tennesseans to lead the nation in creating high-quality jobs, improving the education of our students, and…