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State Unemployment Rate Falls

By Paul Matta, pmatta@krcrtv.com
Published On: Jul 19 2013 01:55:58 AM CDT
CALIFORNIA -

California's unemployment rate fell to 8.5% in June. That's according to the state Employment Development Department. It was 8.6% in May, which was the first time in five years the state rate had dipped below 9 percent. Eight other states now have higher unemployment rates than California.