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  • Thu., March 21, 2013 8:31am
    Georgia's seasonally adjusted jobless rate for February was the lowest since January 2009, down to 8.6 percent from 8.7 percent in January. The...
  • 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...
  • Mon., September 3, 2012 5:30am
    The city has lost more jobs per capita in the past year than any other in the U.S.
  • Fri., August 17, 2012 7:35am
    Georgia’s underemployment rate for the 12 months ending in June was 16.4 percent. These are people who want more work but cannot find it. Brandon...
  • 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., June 21, 2012 10:00am
    The unemployment rate in metro areas around Georgia rose or remain unchanged in May, mirroring a slight increase in the state’s overall jobless...
  • Thu., June 14, 2012 3:48pm
    Georgia is now first among states in foreclosures. The online service RealtyTrac says, the state leaped into the top spot in May with about one-in-...
  • 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...
  • Sat., June 2, 2012 8:53am
    Georgia's Labor Department is asking employers and others to turn in people collecting unemployment benefits who fail drug screenings, but so...