Report shows a decrease in Florida unemployment claims

Fewer Floridians have filed for unemployment for the first time.

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According to the latest U.S. Department of Labor report, around 4,300 people in Florida filed for unemployment last week.

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This statistic is a change from nearly 5,700 claims the week prior.

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Nationwide, there has been a modest increase in unemployment as a whole.

Florida typically sees a drop in unemployment claims around the holidays.

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