Texas jobless rate hits 6.4%. That translates into more than 75,000 jobs lost in January.
Revised figures for 2008 job growth show 93, 700 vs. the 153, 600 jobs originally touted
Texas lost 7600 jobs in November 2008 and 16, 200 jobs in December of last year
The only areas gaining jobs were government, education and hospitality, barely accounting for 8000 jobs
The Dallas/Ft. Worth area is the most diversified for employment in the state. It's unemployment rate is 7.1%
Governor Perry? Can we have the unemployment benefits portion of the stimulus package? Now? Please?