Virginia’s jobless rate falls slightly to 4.1 percent in December

“Virginia’s unemployment rate declined slightly in December for the first time in four months, dropping to 4.1 percent from 4.2 percent in November, as the labor force grew.

The jobless rate also was down from 4.2 percent in December 2015, the Virginia Employment Commission reported Tuesday…”

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