October 21, 2014

"State sees slight bump in job growth" -- The Santa Fe New Mexican

Powered by the health care sector and financial services, New Mexico added 6,400 jobs in the 12 months ending in September for the biggest employment jump in more than a year.

The numbers released Tuesday by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics point to a bit better picture for job hunters in the state but suggest the rest of the United States is still bouncing back from the recession faster. -- 10/21/2014