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  • Thu., December 16, 2010 9:46am
    According to state labor officials, there are more than a quarter of a million Georgians that have been out of work for 27 weeks or more. Georgia...
  • Mon., November 22, 2010 3:11pm
    Unemployment in Georgia continues above the national average. That meant the State had to borrow money from the federal government to help pay...
  • Wed., November 3, 2010 8:26am
    U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson was re-elected to a second term, defeating Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond.
  • Thu., September 16, 2010 2:35pm
    “Stagnant” is the word Georgia’s top labor official used Thursday to describe the state’s job market. The jobless rate stands at 10 percent – the...
  • Thu., August 19, 2010 2:31pm
    The numbers of discouraged workers are growing. These are people who cannot find jobs. Many depend on family and friends to survive.
  • Thu., August 19, 2010 8:37am
    Georgia's jobless rate is down to 9.9 percent, but the job market continues to deteriorate according to Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond
  • Mon., August 2, 2010 4:26pm
    President Obama says he will draw down troops in Iraq by the end of the month. He used a speech to the Disabled American Veterans in Atlanta for the...
  • Thu., July 29, 2010 4:40pm
    State Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond announced Thursday that federal extended unemployment insurance benefits are now being paid to nearly 91,...
  • Thu., July 15, 2010 8:34am
    The state’s top labor official says Georgia’s job market is “showing signs of renewed deterioration”.
  • Fri., June 25, 2010 2:21pm
    The US Senate did not vote to extend unemployment benefits yesterday.