Workforce Bulletin - November 9, 2012

Nov 09, 2012

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This edition of Workforce Bulletin contains the following articles:
  • 2012 General Elections Leave Balance of Power at Federal and State Level Relatively Unchanged
  • CBO Calculates economic response to Fiscal Cliff Alternatives
  • Unemployment Rate Essentially Unchanged at 7.9 Percent in October as Nonfarm jobs Grow by 171,000
  • Job Openings Show Slight Decrease for September
  • Report Shows Skills Gap in U.S. may not be as widespread as Originally Thought
  • State Workforce Agencies Highlight Partnerships with Employer Community at 2012 DirectEmployers Association Annual Meeting
  • States Encouraged to Engage in JobRaising Challenge Initiative Aimed at Getting People Back to Work
  • Unemployment Insurance Initial Claims and Continued Claims Decrease
  • Presentations from 2012 National UI Directors Conference and IT/Legal Issues Forum Now Available
  • Notices, Advisories and Reports