EDD: California Federal Workers' Unemployment Claims Up 600% From Last YearAs the longest federal government shutdown in history continues, an increasing number of federal employees in California have applied for unemployment benefits.
California Unemployment Rate Decreases To 5.4 PercentCalifornia's unemployment rate dipped to 5.4 percent in March.
California Jobless Rate Increases To 8.7 PercentState officials say California's unemployment rate increased slightly to 8.7 percent in July.
California Unemployment Rate Drops To 9 PercentCalifornia was among three states in April that experienced the sharpest drops in unemployment, with its rate falling to 9 percent.
California Unemployment Rate Drops To 9.4 PercentCalifornia's jobless rate decreased to 9.4 percent in March, continuing a steady decline as the state pulls itself out of recession.
California Unemployment Rate Falls To 11.7 PercentCalifornia's unemployment rate fell slightly in October, to 11.7 percent, from 11.9 percent a month earlier.
Calif. Unemployment Rate Unchanged At 12.4%California's unemployment rate remained steady last month at 12.4 percent as the state economy showed signs of a strengthening recovery.