Tri-Cities economy shows stability, growth and expansion By Ajsa Suljic, Regional Labor Economist Tel: 509-734-5928 or email: Looking at the Tri-City economy and population change, one is to ask: How do we measure economic progress in any given geographic … Continue reading

Benton and Franklin Counties: 2014 in review & 2015 outlook

Ajsa Suljic is Employment Security’s regional labor economist for Asotin, Benton, Columbia, Garfield, Franklin and Walla Walla counties. Economic conditions for Benton and Franklin Counties in 2014 showed significant growth in nonfarm employment and improvement in the labor market. Economic … Continue reading