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Leisure and hospitality drive job gains as state unemployment remains flat

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Florida's unemployment rate held steady in August, mirroring flat job growth at the national level.

Florida gained 9,900 jobs in August, holding the unemployment rate at 10.7 percent, according to figures released Friday by the Florida Agency for Workforce Innovation.

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