Texas jobless rate fell to 7 percent in March

 Texas' unemployment rate dipped to 7 percent in March as hotels and restaurants increased hiring.

The Texas Workforce Commission announced Friday that the state added 10,900 jobs in March. A downward revision in the number of jobs created in February, though, boosted March's results. The state originally reported payrolls grew by 27,900 jobs in February, but now says a net 19,900 jobs were created — a reduction of 8,000 jobs.

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