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Labor Official Defies Unemployment Policy

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – A state labor official is refusing to restart jobless benefits to seasonally unemployed teachers and bus drivers, setting up a showdown between state and federal officials. Officials said this week the administration in […]


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Reduction In Unemployment Benefits

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – After nearly two hours of debate, the Georgia Senate has voted to approve a proposal that would reduce the number of weeks people could collect unemployment. The measure was passed by a […]