California’s job market continues to improve, with the state having finally regained the number of jobs that were lost in the Great Recession and the statewide unemployment rate lower than a year earlier. While the outlook for California’s jobseekers is considerably better than in recent years, substantial challenges remain. Unemployment remains high in many regions across the state, and persistent weakness in the public sector job market is undermining the overall strength of the economic recovery.
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