June 18, 2024
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Unemployment in region hits new record low at 2.5%


The combined unemployment rate for Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties hit a new record low in May, at just 2.5%, according to data released June 17 by the California Employment Development Department. That was down from 2.9% in April. May was the second month in a row that each of the three…


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