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  • Thu., August 16, 2012 7:48am
    Georgia's jobless rate rose to 9.3 percent in July, which is up from 9 percent in June. Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said a main...
  • Thu., July 19, 2012 7:43am
    Georgia’s jobless rate inched upward in June, the first time it’s increased in nearly a year. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 9 percent...
  • Thu., June 21, 2012 3:06pm
    Forty years ago this week, President Richard Nixon set up the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Program. Georgia has 30,000 National Guard...
  • Thu., June 14, 2012 7:44am
    Georgia’s unemployment rate stayed the same between April and May, holding at 8.9 percent. Labor officials said it’s the first time in 10 months the...
  • Mon., May 21, 2012 5:00am
    Any Georgian who’s laid off from work after July 1 will receive fewer weeks of unemployment benefits. The change is part of a new law passed this...
  • Thu., May 17, 2012 8:30am
    Georgia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate has fallen below 9 percent for the first time in more than three years. The jobless rate...
  • Thu., April 19, 2012 7:30am
    Georgia's unemployment rate has dropped for eight straight months, and the state's labor commissioner said that's a sign more...
  • Thu., March 29, 2012 9:00am
    Most of Georgia’s metro areas saw slight drops in their unemployment rates in February. Statewide, February’s unemployment rate was 9.1 percent.
  • Thu., March 22, 2012 7:03am
    Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday morning the state's February seasonally adjusted unemployment rate declined for the seventh...
  • Thu., March 1, 2012 8:18am
    Georgia's labor commissioner reported the state's unemployment rate declined in January for the sixth straight month to 9.2 percent. That...