Recession bottoming out
While the recession probably won't rebound until next year, there signs that it's bottoming out, says state Employment and Economic Development Commissioner Dan McElroy.
"We're starting to see some signs of it turning around," he said Wednesday in an interview. "It's not uniformly across the state, but our new claims for unemployment are starting to slow down, the total number of people on unemployment is actually going down a little each week."
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