Businesses add jobs in eight Illinois regions. more

Apr 1, 2016 12:00 AM News

Idling of Granite City Works illustrates national problem. more

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Credit agency helps level playing field with international competitors. more

Sep 28, 2015 9:24 PM Commentary

Rate remains unchanged at 6 percent in Illinois. more

Apr 22, 2015 12:00 AM News

Metro East rate decreases from 9.1 percent to 6.3 percent.​ more

Mar 31, 2015 2:12 PM News

Jobless rate drops to 6.1 percent in Illinois. more

Mar 16, 2015 1:49 PM News

Legislation expands boundaries and enhances economic development activities, Alton representative says. more

Jan 26, 2015 11:42 AM News

Construction approaching pre-recession levels in Madison County. more

Jan 14, 2015 12:00 AM News

Illinois’ unemployment rate at lowest level since 2008. more

Jan 6, 2015 11:24 AM News

Rate drops from 9.1 percent at same time last year more

Nov 21, 2014 10:23 AM News

Workers can apply at state-managed website. more

Nov 17, 2014 1:41 PM News

Leadership council releases Market Review and Investment Update. more

Nov 3, 2014 12:00 AM News

Workers can apply on state-managed website. more

Oct 14, 2014 10:30 AM News


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Critics say workers should approach proposals with skepticism. more

Oct 14, 2014 9:49 AM News

Nearly 300,000 fewer Illinoisans are employed today than in January 2008. more

Sep 25, 2014 9:56 AM News

Experts say education is major economic barrier. more

Sep 23, 2014 9:29 AM News

Employers to conduct interviews at Sept. 18 event. more

Sep 8, 2014 12:51 PM News

Lower rates enhance state’s business climate, economist says. more

Sep 8, 2014 10:42 AM News

Illinois has the worst jobs record in the U.S. through the first seven months of 2014, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. more

Aug 18, 2014 9:29 AM News

Metro East loses 500 jobs in one year, according to the Illinois Department of Employment Security. more

May 23, 2014 11:17 AM News

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