Employers in Pennsylvania added an estimated 19,000 jobs to payrolls in June as the state’s unemployment rate remained steady.
Friday’s surprising jobs report quickly became the talk of the campaign trail.
New Jersey officials say the unemployment rate again saw no change in February, holding steady at 9 percent for a third month in a row.
Employers added 117,000 jobs last month — more than expected, but not good enough according to Gary Witt at Temple University’s business school.
A recent international survey found global companies are struggling when it comes to finding skilled workers. A Montgomery County recruiting company decided to take a look at whether firms in the Philadelphia region are seeing the same problem.