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2018 News Releases
  August Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.0 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs down 2,400 from July September 20, 2018
  Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 1,200 from June; July Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.1 Percent August 16, 2018
  Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 2,500 from May; June Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.3 Percent July 18, 2018
  Maximum Weekly Benefit Amounts for Unemployment and Temporary Disability Insurance to Increase Beginning July 1, 2018 June 28, 2018
  Healthy and Safe Families and Workplaces Act Takes Effect July 1 Makes Paid Sick and Safe Leave Available to More Rhode Islanders June 26, 2018
  Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 1,200 from April; May Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.4 Percent June 14, 2018
  Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 900 from March; April Unemployment Rate Remains at 4.5 Percent May 17, 2018
  System upgrade to affect Labor & Training services on Friday, May 11 May 10, 2018
  March Unemployment Rate Decreases to 4.5 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs down 500 from February April 19, 2018
  Workers’ Compensation Announces Free Seminar on Multidisciplinary Chronic Pain Treatment Approaches to Effective Pain Control in the Era of Opioids April 3, 2018
  Systems Upgrade to affect Labor and Training Services on Friday, March 23, 2018 March 23, 2018
  Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 1,200 from January; February Unemployment Rate Held Steady March 22, 2018
  January Unemployment Rate Held Steady; Rhode Island-Based Jobs down 200 from December March 8, 2018
  Rhode Island-Based Jobs down 600 from November; December Unemployment Rate Increases to 4.4 Percent January 18, 2018



RI Department of Labor and Training
Center General Complex
1511 Pontiac Avenue, Cranston, RI 02920

Phone: (401) 462-8000
Fax (401) 462-8872
TTY via RI Relay: 711
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