(CBS DETROIT) – After months of declining unemployment rates, Michigan sees an increase in new claims.
Nearly 22,000 new claims were filed in the state the week of April 17, according to the labor department.READ MORE: Gov. Whitmer Threatens Profit Seizure If Pipeline Keeps Operating
That’s over 5,000 than three weeks ago.READ MORE: Missed Gov. Whitmer's Press Conference? Here's Her Update On The State's Response To COVID-19
Nationwide unemployment claims fell to 547,000 which is down 39,000 claims from three weeks ago.MORE NEWS: Report: University Of Michigan Missed Chances To Stop Doctor’s Abuse
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