With tag: labor
U.S. Labor Secretary Visiting VTC
U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis will be in Randolph Tuesday, touring a
dairy farm at Vermont Technical College. She's here to highlight a
training program that
supports agricultural businesses.
Vt. Unemployment Climbs
Vermont's unemployment rate has climbed again. The state Department of Labor says
the rate for July was 5.7 percent. That's up two-tenths of a
percentage point from July.
Back Paychecks Going To Vt. Contract Workers
Checks averaging about $4,000 are going out to about 700 Vermont
contract workers of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's
Citizenship and Immigration Services.