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Metro Atlanta Jobless Rate Declines To 8.6 Percent

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – State labor officials say metro Atlanta’s unemployment rate dropped to 8.6 percent in July. That’s down two-tenths of a percentage point from 8.8 percent in June. It was also below the jobless […]


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Georgia’s Jobless Rate Up Slightly To 8.3 Percent

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – Georgia labor officials say the state’s unemployment rate increased to 8.3 percent in May. The Georgia Department of Labor announced the seasonally adjusted rate early Thursday, saying it was up one-tenth of […]