The latest unemployment numbers from February are in, and Texas continues to add jobs.
For the last six months the state has reported a consistent decline in the unemployment rate.
The Rio Grande Valley has become one of the fastest growing areas in Texas. And with the creation of new business comes new employment opportunities, such that have impacted the valley, which reports some of the lowest unemployment rates in the region.
John Hershey says in the month of February the unemployment rate was at 4.7 percent, almost two percent lower than last year.
Experts say the unemployment rate is predicted to continue its decline.
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