Texas Workforce Reaches a Record High in March as Job Growth Continues

Texas hit a milestone in March as employment continued to grow for the 107th consecutive month and the number of people employed reached a record high of over 14 million, according to the Texas Workforce Commission.The state added 22,600 jobs in March, up from the 17,700 it added in February."Our labor force is thriving, in fact, this month reached 14 million, the highest estimate since 1976. Through a dedication to skills training and a focus on career options, Texas' labor force remains one of the strongest in the nation," said TWC Commissioner Representing Labor Julian Alvarez in a statement Friday.  Continue reading...

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