UPDATED: COVID-19 Unemployment: Tracking The Numbers In Georgia And The U.S.We're keeping track of the unprecedented number of unemployment insurance claims filed nationally and here in the State of Georgia during the COVID-19 pandemic.
'There's Only One Bill To Prioritize -- Everything Else Is Negotiable': CBS Analyst Explains How To Navigate Outstanding Balances On Limited FundsJill Schlesinger, certified financial planner and CBS News business analyst, looks at how to devise a game plan for paying bills when money is tight.
Gov. Kemp, Georgia Dept. Of Labor Address Unemployment OptionsGov. Kemp, Georgia Dept. of Labor address unemployment options.
COVID-19: How To Get Financial Help During The PandemicCertain organizations and agencies are offering some financial relief and hope during the COVID-19 pandemic, as people struggle to pay their bills.
More GA Jobless Claims In 4 Weeks Than All Of 2009: CoronavirusGeorgia's labor commissioner predicts more unemployment claims in four weeks than in all of 2009, the worst year of the recession.
There Are Now More Job Openings Than Workers To Fill ThemThe ratio of unemployed workers to job openings dropped below one in April for the first time since the Labor Department started collecting data in 2000.
Job Openings Matches Number Of Unemployed For First Time In DecadesAccording to a new report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employers were advertising openings for 6.55 million positions in March. The May 8 release adds that 6.59 million Americans were unemployed at that time
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Opinion: Jobless Numbers And The Newest Right Wing Conspiracy TheoryThere is a new breed of truthers on the right. Joining the paranoid ranks of the advocates of a government role in 9-11 and the birthers fascination with President Obama's birth certificate are conservatives that believe the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is making up jobs numbers to benefit President Obama.
Opinion: Ten Reasons Mitt Romney Lost The ElectionToday, Republicans feel a combination of confusion, disbelief, and anger as to how a slim majority of Americans can possibly want four more years of the Obama administration in the White House. To many, it seems inconceivable that people want to take a chance on more of the same.
Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race RelationsUnfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.