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  • Thu., March 7, 2013 10:52am
    State labor officials say Georgia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 8.7 percent in January was unchanged from the December rate. The...
  • Thu., January 17, 2013 8:47am
    Georgia labor officials say the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate has risen slightly to 8.6 percent. The December figure is up one-...
  • Thu., January 10, 2013 3:56pm
    Georgia’s declining jobless rate is good news for the state, but bad news for some who have been out of work for nearly a year. Starting Saturday,...
  • Thu., December 27, 2012 11:00am
    Valdosta is the lone metro area in Georgia posting a higher local unemployment rate for November, according to new numbers released Thursday morning...
  • Thu., December 20, 2012 11:00am
    State labor officials said Thursday morning that Georgia's seasonally adjusted jobless rate declined to 8.5 percent in November. State Labor...
  • Thu., November 15, 2012 10:00am
    State labor officials reported Thursday that 36,000 new jobs in October pushed Georgia’s unemployment rate down from 9 percent to 8.7 percent.
  • Thu., October 18, 2012 9:45am
    Georgia’s unemployment rate fell back to 9 percent in September, a drop of two-tenths of a point as the fewest number of Georgians filed new...
  • Thu., September 27, 2012 7:47am
    Fewer layoffs and a shrinking labor force pushed unemployment down in all of Georgia’s metropolitan areas last month. Meanwhile, the statewide...
  • Thu., September 20, 2012 10:05am
    Georgia’s unemployment rate held steady last month at 9.2 percent, the same as July’s seasonally adjusted rate. Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said...
  • Thu., August 23, 2012 8:05am
    A growing labor force and layoffs pushed local unemployment rates up in July across Georgia. The Rome metro area saw the largest jobless rate...