The Big Story Blog

Thursday 1/19/2012
Breaking down Minnesota's newest jobs data

Posted at 9:02 AM on January 19, 2012 by Paul Tosto
Filed under: Hed

Minnesota officials this morning release the jobs and unemployment report for December. November's report showed unemployment falling below 6 percent -- even as state employers cut nearly 14,000 jobs in the month. We'll look today at December data and what it means.


About Paul Tosto

Paul Tosto

Paul Tosto writes the Big Story Blog for MPR News. He joined the newsroom in 2008 after more than 20 years reporting on education, politics and the economy for news wires and newspapers across the country.