Unemployment holds steady at 4.5 percent as job additions shine in April DLT data

PROVIDENCE – While the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained unchanged at 4.5 percent in April, 900 jobs were added in the state since March, according to a report from the R.I. Department of Labor and Training Thursday. April marks the second consecutive month with a 4.5 percent seasonally adjusted unemployment rate after the February figure…

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