LANSING — Michigan's unemployment rate fell to 10.2 percent last month from 10.3 percent in April, the Department of Technology, Management & Budget reported Wednesday.
The state rate also fell 0.1 percentage point in April from March. But the state rate remains above the national rate of 9 percent.
Michigan's rate stood at 13.1 percent in April 2010.
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