Even as the economy appears to have turned a corner, high unemployment persists. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the national unemployment rate teetered at 7.9% in January 2013, and New England’s was 7.3% in December 2012.
Strangely, as millions nationwide struggle to find work, there are millions of jobs that remain unfilled. The BLS reports that on the last business day...
Two freshman congresswomen from Massachusetts named to key committees: Lori Trahan joins House Committee on Education and Labor, Ayanna Pressley joins House Committee on Oversight and Reform per