A record number of people are employed in Nebraska. The latest labor department figures 984,0000 people were employed in November.
Labor Commissioner John Albin says the employment has increased each of the past six months..setting records each month since August.
The state’s monthly unemployment rate is unchanged at 2.7 percent….well below the U.S. rate, which is unchanged at 4.1 percent.
Lincoln’s unemployment rate is down slightly to 2.1 percent