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  • Fri., October 18, 2013 12:00pm
    Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler says the state has made significant progress repaying the federal government for loans that covered...
  • Wed., March 14, 2012 3:12pm
    Georgia’s labor commissioner wants lawmakers to okay jobless benefit changes. The plan would help re-pay $700 million the state borrowed to cover...
  • Fri., February 24, 2012 4:20pm
    Georgians who lose their jobs next year could see fewer unemployment checks under a bill passed by the state Senate. Supporters say it will help re-...
  • Thu., December 29, 2011 5:00pm
    Jobless Georgians could see smaller unemployment checks next year. Cutting back benefits would be part of the state’s plan to re-pay $700 million it...
  • Fri., March 25, 2011 11:44am
    State officials are trying to figure out how to meet Georgia's unemployment insurance obligations. Officials say the fund is running out of...
  • Mon., March 14, 2011 12:51pm
    A cut to the amount businesses pay into the unemployment trust fund, a bill to expand mental health courts, and legislation to green light special...