unempolyment http://kvpr.org en California Tied With Rhode Island For Highest Unemployment in Nation http://kvpr.org/post/california-tied-rhode-island-highest-unemployment-nation <p></p><div><p>California now has one of the highest unemployment rates in the nation. As Amy Quinton reports from Sacramento, the latest figures from the California Employment Development Department show no improvement in the state’s jobless rate for January.</p></div><p>California’s unemployment rate remained at 9.8 percent in January. That ties the state with Rhode Island for the highest unemployment rate in the country.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 01:29:40 +0000 Amy Quinton 12398 at http://kvpr.org California Tied With Rhode Island For Highest Unemployment in Nation