Thu., November 21, 2013 7:25am
Jobs Are Growing Faster In Georgia
Georgia’s year-over-year job growth rate in August outperformed the nation’s, according to a new economic report. But the state still has a way to go to make up for the jobs lost in the recession.
Tue., July 9, 2013 12:14pm
Gov. Deal Gets Surprise Challenger
The mayor of Dalton will challenge Gov. Nathan Deal for the GOP nomination in next year’s gubernatorial race. David Pennington says he’s running because Deal isn’t doing enough to foster job growth and boost the economy.
Fri., March 16, 2012 12:08pm
Job Growth In Business Services
The latest numbers from the Labor Department show the unemployment rate went up in most parts of Georgia in January. But there is a silver lining with a glimmer of job growth in certain industries.
Tue., March 15, 2011 10:22am
Tax Code Rewrite Delayed
Voters may have to sign off on parts of a plan to overhaul Georgia’s tax code. That's delaying lawmakers from voting on the package.
Thu., December 30, 2010 1:21pm
Low-Paying Job Growth Causes Concern
Georgia has seen a boom in call centers this recession. The rise in low paying jobs like these coupled with a decrease in manufacturing worries some.
Fri., November 19, 2010 11:20am
Augusta Adds Jobs While State Struggles
A new economic forecast from Georgia State University says parts of the state are doing well. Augusta is among the best performing areas.
Wed., November 18, 2009 11:55am
State Economist: Banks Need to Recover Before Jobs Do
Dr. Rajeev Dhawan at the Economic Forecasting Center at Georgia State Unive
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