The numbers are improving for Florida’s and the Tampa Bay area’s unemployment rate. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor, Florida’s unemployment rate is 5.4 % as of July 2015. The latest figures in June 2015 show Tampa-St. Petersburg- Clearwater’s unemployment rate is slightly lower at 5.3 %. While Wall Street recovers from several days of losses and the overall economy improves, the focus today was finding a job for many unemployed, underemployed and retirees at the Tampa Premium Outlets Job Fair in Tampa.
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0:15 Hayden Rome, Public Relations for TPO Job Fair
0:35 Antoinette – Job Seeker
0:58 Ketty – Job Seeker