News from 2017

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Jul 21 2017

Jun 21 2017

Mississippi Receives $2.7 Million to Improve Workforce Data

The Mississippi Department of Employment Security (MDES) won $2.7 Million from the U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) for an innovative initiative to provide policy makers with real-time data concerning workforce development in our state. Read More.

Jun 16 2017

Mississippi’s Employment Situation

Unemployment Rate Falls To Record Low. Read More.

May 19 2017

Mississippi’s Employment Situation

Unemployment Rate Falls To Lowest Level Since 1976. Read More.

Apr 21 2017

Mississippi’s Employment Situation

Unemployment Rate Falls To Lowest Level In More Than 16 Years. Read More.

Mar 24 2017

Mississippi's Employment Situation

Unemployment Rate Falls To Lowest Level In More Than 15 Years. Read More.

Mar 08 2017

Mississippi's Employment Situation

Unemployment Unemployment Rate At Lowest Level In More Than 13 Years. Read More.

Jan 26 2017

Disaster Unemployment Assistance Available for Four Counties in Mississippi

Individuals in Forrest, Lamar, Lauderdale and Perry Counties in Mississippi, who were unable to work because of the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds, and flooding may apply for Disaster Unemployment Assistance... Read More.

Jan 24 2017

Mississippi's Employment Situation

Unemployment Rate Falls Again – Lowest Unemployment in More Than 12 Years. Read More.