Thu., February 17, 2011 7:56am
Laid-off workers filing for unemployment benefits rose by more than 18 percent in January over the month before. 89,659 laid-off workers filed...
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...
Thu., November 18, 2010 8:41am
State labor officials report no change in Georgia's unemployment rate for the last few months. Some increase were seen in payroll jobs in...
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,...
Wed., July 21, 2010 3:25pm
The U.S. Senate voted to extend unemployment benefits Tuesday and this week the measure is up for a vote in the House. The decision could bring some...
Tue., July 6, 2010 2:58pm
Isakson says he's not against extending unemployment benefits but he is against any new spending
Thu., December 17, 2009 6:10pm
On Thursday, State Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmound announced the state
Thu., October 8, 2009 6:47am
New numbers from the state Department of Labor show a rise of 17.6 percent
Fri., September 11, 2009 7:47am
The pace of new layoffs is slowing down, but a rising number of laid-off wo
Thu., August 13, 2009 6:18am
Georgia Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond calls the new numbers on unempl