State officials: Unemployment down

Connecticut's unemployment rate has fallen, but experts say the recovery may be slowing down.The Labor Department announced that Connecticut added nearly 3,000 jobs last month.The

HARTFORD - Connecticut's unemployment rate has fallen, but experts say the recovery may be slowing down.

The Labor Department announced that Connecticut added nearly 3,000 jobs last month.

The jobless rate dropped to 7.7%, but experts say job creation maybe slowing down.

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