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TENNESSEE UNEMPLOYMENT INCREASED IN JUNE
(JULY, 18, 2014)  TENNESSEE'S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE WAS UP SLIGHTLY LAST MONTH.  ACCORDING TO DATA RELEASED THURSDAY BY THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT, THE STATE JOBLESS RATE FOR JUNE WAS 6 POINT 6 PERCENT, AN INCREASE FROM MAY'S RATE OF 6 POINT 4 PERCENT.  THE NATIONAL UNEMPLOYMENT RATE FOR JUNE WAS 6 POINT 1 PERCENT, DOWN FROM 6 POINT 3 IN MAY.