From the BLS: Regional and State Employment and Unemployment SummaryUnemployment rates were lower in August in 5 states, higher in 3 states, and stable in 42 states and the District of Columbia, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Five states had jobless rate decreases from a year earlier,…

BLS: August Unemployment rates at New Series Lows in Alabama, Alaska, Illinois, Maine and New Jersey