Comments for: Unemployment dips slightly in November

Posted Dec. 21, 2012, at 5:47 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Maine’s unemployment rate was 7.2 percent in November, down slightly from 7.4 percent in October and little changed from 7.1 percent in November 2011, according to the Maine Department of Labor. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimated 51,300 Mainers were unemployed, up 900 over the year. …

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  • Anonymous

    Probably due to holiday seasonal employment but we’ll take it.

  • Anonymous

    Seasonal jobs. Just wait to see the numbers for January, which will give a more accurate picture of employment.

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