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Malloy threatens 4,200 state job cuts if unions don’t play ball

"Cutting jobs is no way to achieve shared prosperity," American Federation of Teachers Connecticut President Jan Hochadel said.

Connecticut job losses grew by 1,600 in February

The jobless rate ticked up to 4.7 percent.

Lower Hudson Valley loses 23,000 jobs in January

The one-year trend remained positive, with 9,400 more jobs in the Lower Hudson Valley.

State gains 5,700 net jobs in January from December

For 2016, nonagricultural employment in the state grew by 5,400 jobs.

CT business leaders voice support for McMahon at SBA helm

The state's high-ranking Democratic political leaders also offer encouragement for the ex-WWE CEO's new role.

Incoming Xerox CEO: Expect more job cuts

The company is hoping to ultimately reduce costs by about $1.5 billion a year.

Connecticut loses 7,200 jobs in October, but unemployment rate drops

Connecticut needs to add 36,900 jobs to reach an employment expansion.

Bigelow CEO discusses balancing family and business

Cindi Bigelow details how she prioritizes personal and professional responsibilities.

Connecticut posts third consecutive month of job losses

But Connecticut's unemployment rate fell from 5.6 percent to 5.4 percent, according to the state Department of Labor.

Fairfield Public Library jobs program reports 200 placements

The library believes the actual number could be even larger due to under-reporting by participants.

Malloy: First Five Plus has created nearly 3,800 jobs

The jobs program's participating companies have invested nearly $1.3 billion in new infrastructure and human capital.

State unemployment rate shows slight improvement

Connecticut has recovered 83 percent, or 98,800, of the 119,100 jobs lost in the last recession.

Job openings for IT professionals down slightly in June

The one bright spot was the number of openings for skills in software development, which increased 8.3 percent.

June jobs report paints mixed picture, but shows signs of hope

The state has now recovered 83.3 percent of the jobs it lost in the recession, while the U.S. at large has a recovery rate of 150 percent.

Department of Labor unveils online system to file unemployment claims

The site is available in English and Spanish, and can be accessed by computer, tablet, or smartphone.