Photo detail

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Arizona jobless rate holds steady at 8.2%

Arizona's seasonally adjusted jobless rate remained at 8.2 percent in June for the third month in a row.But an economist for the state Department of Administration says that does not mean the recovery has stalled here. In fact, Aruna Murthy, the agency's director of economic analysis, said Arizona had one of its best June employment report in years.


Comments are not posted immediately. Submissions must adhere to our Use of Service Terms of Use agreement. Rambling or nonsensical comments may not be posted. In order for us to reasonably manage this feature we may limit excessive comment entries.

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.