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June 2015
  • 6.2%
    CA Unemployment
  • 0.0%
    One Month Change
  • -1.2%
    Year Over Year
  • 5.3%
    US Unemployment

July 30, 2015
The U.S. economy accelerated modestly in the second quarter after a slow start to 2015, but growth this year is still less than last year’s tepid first half and is well below the overall pace of the recovery.
July 29, 2015
The WCIRB report says that despite steps to curtail costs, total premiums paid to workers’ compensation insurers hit $16.5 billion in 2014, up from $14.8 billion the year before and 27 percent of all such premiums in the nation. It pointed out, however, that the premium jump reflected not only higher rates being charged by insurers to compensate for rising costs, but increases in the number of Californians on payrolls as the state recovered from recession.
July 24, 2015
Tesla Motors has earned more than $295 million in green subsidy emission credits during the past three years for a battery-swapping technology customers weren't getting, a Watchdog investigation reveals.
July 24, 2015
More than a quarter of the nation’s major urban roads are rated in substandard or poor condition, providing motorists and truckers with a rough ride and increasing the cost of operating a vehicle.
July 24, 2015
The Los Angeles City Council is expected to vote on the rate hike by December. If approved, power rates would rise an average of 3 percent annually starting in 2016, and water rates would rise over the same period by 3.8 percent.



July 30, 2015 / Dan McSwain

July 30, 2015 / KATE DAVIDSON