State economists: Florida's jobs picture to remain bleak
TALLAHASSEE — Florida's unemployment rate probably won't change much between now and the end of the year, and the jobs picture is set to remain bleak through 2016, a team of state economists said Monday. With a troubled real estate market and trouble brewing in Europe, the state economy faces a prolonged uphill climb, according to the Economic Estimating Conference, a group of state labor experts. The group's long-term predictions about the economy have potential repercussions for the both the presidential election in November and the 2014 race for governor. Click here
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