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Metro Atlanta Jobless Rate Drops To 7.9 Percent

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – State labor officials say metro Atlanta’s unemployment rate dropped to 7.9 percent in March. That is down four-tenths of a percentage point from 8.3 percent in February. The Georgia Department of Labor […]

WAOK-AM–04/25/2013

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Metro Atlanta Jobless Rate Drops To 8.3 Percent

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – State labor officials say metro Atlanta’s unemployment rate declined to 8.3 percent in February. That is down from 8.7 percent the month before and well under the jobless rate of 9.3 percent […]

WAOK-AM–03/28/2013

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More Georgians Settle For Minimum Wage Jobs

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – Federal statistics show that one of every 10 working Georgians now makes the minimum wage. An analysis of data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that is triple the proportion […]

WAOK-AM–05/21/2012

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