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Minnesota jobless rate is lower than national average

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Minnesota’s unemployment rate remains at 5.6 percent, compared to the national rate of 8.1 percent. It’s a far cry from Nevada’s which has the nation’s highest number of unemployed, at 12 percent, followed by California at 10.8 percent, according to CNN Money.


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