Saturday, April 2, 2011

Oswego County Posts SECOND HIGHEST unemployment rate in New York

While the New York State Department of Labor (DOL) reported Tuesday a continued mild economic recovery statewide, local community leaders are looking for a solution to the county’s continual economic struggles. The latest data indicated that Oswego County was once again near the top of the list of state unemployment rates, posting a near-record 12 percent for February.

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Editors Note: Once again the Republican controlled county ranks at the top of the list.  Why then does not the Republican County Legislature do anything??  Maybe this fall the voters of Oswego County should turn control of the county legislature to the Democratic Legislators and then Oswego could be put back to work.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

See Pall-Times editorial...where are the jobs?


http://palltimes.com/articles/2011/04/05/opinion/doc4d946a40f0d68230777364.txt