On Monday's edition of Lubbock's First News, Congressman Randy Neugebauer talked with Tom Collins and Laura Mac about the latest issues coming out of Washington.
Yes, we’ve created some new jobs. But one of the things we see is a lot of people are dropping out of the work force.
Government employment continues to decline, showing a loss of 300 jobs in that sector from June to July of this year. The total unemployment rate for the South Plains has decreased.
Both the Hub City and the Lone Star State's unemployment rates have declined. Keep reading to find out which cities are bouncing back, and which ones are still struggling.