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2014 Press Releases
Date Press Release
07/24/2014Governor Cuomo Directs State Labor Commissioner to Convene Wage Board
07/22/2014State Labor Department Releases Preliminary June 2014 Area Unemployment Rates
07/17/2014New York State's Economy Adds 25,000 Private Sector Jobs in June as
Unemployment Rate Drops To 6.6%, Lowest Level Since 2008
07/01/2014Governor Cuomo Partners with 100 Chambers of Commerce Across The State to Promote Free Business Support Services
06/30/2014State Labor Department Partners with 40 Businesses Offering 1,100 Jobs at Bronx Career Fair
06/26/2014Governor Cuomo Announces $6.2 Million to Fund Training Programs for Unemployed Workers
06/24/2014State Labor Department Releases Preliminary May 2014 Area Unemployment Rates
06/19/2014New York’s Economy Grows by 21,300 Jobs and Marks 18 Straight Months of Private Sector Job Growth
06/18/2014State Department of Labor Partners with Whole Foods Market to Hire More Than 260 Team Members at New Location in Colonie
06/16/2014Governor Cuomo Partners with 64 Employers to Offer More Than 1,000 Job Openings
06/09/2014Governor Cuomo Partners with Employers to Offer Nearly 500 Job Openings
06/06/2014State Labor Department Announces $12.7 Million Collected For Unpaid Workers
06/06/2014Governor Cuomo Outlines Safety Tips for Families Visiting Amusement Parks This Summer
06/05/2014Governor Cuomo Announces Nearly 100k Jobs Available Now On Jobs Express
05/29/2014Governor Cuomo Launches Unemployment Strikeforce to Connect Jobseekers with Available Positions in Areas with Highest Unemployment Rates
05/28/2014Governor Cuomo Partners With 87 Businesses to Offer 6,773 Jobs at New York Works Career Expo
05/20/2014State Labor Department Releases Preliminary April 2014 Area Unemployment Rates
05/19/2014Governor Cuomo Partners with More Than 40 Employers to Bring Hundreds of Job Openings to Communities Across The State
05/15/2014New York State Jobless Rate Falls to Lowest Level in More than 5 Years
05/14/2014Safety Alert: Governor Cuomo Urges Caution When Using Large Inflatable Toy Houses
05/14/2014State Departments of Labor and Agriculture and Markets Partner to Fill 300 Jobs
at Upcoming New York State Fair
05/12/2014Governor Cuomo Partners With Nearly 80 Employers To Bring More Than 1,000 Job Openings To The Finger Lakes, Hudson Valley, Long Island And Western New York Regions
04/30/2014Department of Labor Announces New Standards for Classifying Commercial Truck Drivers
04/22/2014State Labor Department Releases Preliminary March 2014 Area Unemployment Rates
04/17/2014NYS Economy Added More than 108,000 Private Sector Jobs in Past Year
04/17/2014Governor Cuomo Announces More Than $500,000 Still Available In Green Job Training Grants
04/17/2014Governor Cuomo Reminds Jobseekers About 88,000 Available Positions Listed on Jobs Express
04/16/2014Governor Cuomo Announces Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Job Fairs
04/07/2014Governor Cuomo Announces New York Youth Works Program Expansion
04/01/2014State Labor Department Releases Preliminary February 2014 Area Unemployment Rates
03/28/2014Departments of Labor and Agriculture and Markets Announce Two Recruitment Events To Fill 400 Positions at the New York State Fair
03/27/2014New York State’s Economy Grows By Over 12,000 Jobs As Job Count Reaches Another All-Time High
03/21/2014Governor Cuomo Issues Warning to Employers Violating Minimum Wage Laws
03/20/2014El Departamento del Trabajo del Estado de Nueva York Anuncia Panel de Conversación Resaltando el Desarrollo Laboral Para los Latinos en el Estado de Nueva York
03/11/2014State Labor Department Releases Preliminary January 2014 Area Unemployment Rates
03/06/2014New York's Jobless Rate Drops to 6.8% - Lowest Level Since December 2008
02/12/2014Governor Cuomo Annouonces that "Work for Success" Initiative Is Providing More Employment Opportunities for the Formerly Incarcerated
02/11/2014Governor Cuomo Announces More Wage Theft Cases Resolved in 2013 Than Ever Before
01/29/2014State Department of Labor Announces Reconstituted State Workforce Investment Board to Boost Job Growth in New York State
01/28/2014State Labor Department Releases Preliminary December 2013 Area Unemployment Rates
01/23/2014New York’s Economy Grows by 10,400 Jobs and Jobless Rate Drops to 7.1%

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