Connecticut sees job losses over late summer months

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — The number of jobs have dropped in Connecticut over the past few months.

This is according to preliminary numbers from the U.S. Bureau of Labor.

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The report estimates that the state lost 3,900 jobs in August. In July, Connecticut lost 1,100 jobs.

Overall, Connecticut has now recovered 78% of the 119,000 jobs lost in the Great Recession.

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