Comments for: Maine one of few states to see unemployment rise, but economist doesn’t believe stats

Posted Jan. 18, 2013, at 3:17 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 19, 2013, at 8:08 a.m.

AUGUSTA | Maine’s estimated unemployment rate in December was 7.3 percent, which was little changed from 7.2 percent in November, but an increase from the state’s December 2011 unemployment rate of 7.0 percent, according to data released Friday by the Maine Department of Labor. Nationally, only six states experienced …

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