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Florida job numbers released

Florida Unemployment
Posted at 4:22 PM, Jul 18, 2014
and last updated 2014-07-18 16:22:00-04

(WTXL) Florida - Florida Governor Rick Scott released new job numbers today for the month of June.

Florida created 36,900 private sector jobs last month. This is the single highest month of private-sector job creation since Governor Scott took office.

The state wide unemployment rate is 6.2%, which is down .1% since May. Governor Scott says this news is great for Florida families and that the state continues to have great success with its economic recovery.