Thu., December 16, 2010 8:46am
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 2:11pm
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 7:26am
U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson was re-elected to a second term, defeating Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond.
Thu., September 16, 2010 1:35pm
“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 1:31pm
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 7:37am
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 3:26pm
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 3:40pm
State Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond announced Thursday that federal extended unemployment insurance benefits are now being paid to nearly 91,...
Thu., July 15, 2010 7:34am
The state’s top labor official says Georgia’s job market is “showing signs of renewed deterioration”.
Fri., June 25, 2010 1:21pm
The US Senate did not vote to extend unemployment benefits yesterday.