September, 2009 Archives


Why is Oregon No. 2 in the Nation in Unemployment?

by Riaan Nel in News

Many reasons are given for the fact that the State of Oregon has the second highest unemployment rate in the nation (second to only California.) There are those that claim the state does not have a large enough manufacturing base. Or that you have so many people moving to Oregon for the natural beauty and lifestyle that the labor force keep on being increased, and consequently unemployment. Read the rest of this entry »