Tennessee’s jobless rate hit a 16-year low last month. The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development reports that Tennessee’s non-farm payrolls have grown by 57,500 jobs during the last 12 months. Click here to read more.
Gov. Bill Haslam signed the Tennessee Broadband Accessibility Act in Brownsville last week. After studying broadband access statewide and finding that nearly 834,000 Tennesseans go without broadband access, TNECD strongly supported the measure designed to increase broadband access to Tennessee’s unserved citizens. – See more at: http://tn.gov/news/50566