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2017 News Releases
  DLT Announces 2018 Benefits and Rates for Unemployment and Temporary Disability Insurance December 6, 2017
  October Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 4.2 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs down 200 from September November 16, 2017
  DLT Seeks Public Input before Drafting Regulations for Paid Sick Leave Law November 9, 2017
  West Warwick One-Stop Career Center Closed Today October 30, 2017
  Systems Upgrade to Affect DLT Services This Weekend October 26, 2017
  September Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.2 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs down 3,700 from August October 19, 2017
  National Business Group That’s Urging Employer-Led Skills Training Comes to RI to Learn More about Real Jobs Program October 10, 2017
  Rhode Island Continues Crackdown on Workplace Fraud September 18, 2017
  Rhode Island-Based Jobs unchanged from July; August Unemployment Rate Remains at 4.3 Percent September 14, 2017
  Logistics Company Looking to Hire up to 300 Ramp and Warehouse Agents at New Airport Cargo Terminal September 13, 2017
  Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 3,100 from June; July Unemployment Rate Rises to 4.3 Percent August 17, 2017
  Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 200 from May; June Unemployment Rate Rises to 4.2 Percent July 20, 2017
  Raimondo Spotlights US Department of Labor Report Showing RI’s Nation-Leading Drop in Veterans’ Unemployment Rate July 19, 2017
  Name Change Announced for Providence Rehabilitation Facility for Injured Workers That’s Run by DLT July 18, 2017
  Rate Reduction for Insurers Providing Workers’ Comp Coverage Shows Raimondo’s Commitment to Easing the Cost of Doing Business in Rhode Island July 12, 2017
  May Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.1 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 600 from April June 15, 2017
  Program Puts More than 1,200 RI Youth in Summer Jobs, Work-Based Learning Aligned with Employers’ Skills Needs May 18, 2017
  April Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 4.3 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs down 200 from March May 18, 2017
  DLT Working to Correct Error Affecting Payments to TDI Customers Trying to Use New Electronic Payment Card May 12, 2017
  DLT Statement Regarding Layoffs at Care New England April 26, 2017
  March Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.3 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs down 700 from February April 20, 2017
  Statement on Sentencing of Ex-DLT Employee For Theft of Unemployment Insurance Funds April 3, 2017
  Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 2,200 from January; February Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.5 Percent March 23, 2017
  January Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.7 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 1,400 from December March 9, 2017
  DLT Releases Revised 2016 Unemployment Rate and Other Labor Force Measures February 27, 2017
  December Unemployment Rate Drops to 5.0 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs Down 1,000 from November
January 19, 2017



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