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State’s jobless rate drops to 5.1% in March

Georgia’s unemployment rate dipped to 5.1 percent for March, although still higher than the national jobless rate . . .

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Georgia’s jobless rate slightly down in February

The state’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.3 percent in February from the 5.5 percent level for January . . .

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Political Notes — State’s jobless rate remains about the same

Georgia’s unemployment rate was unchanged in January from the jobless rate in December, according to the state Labor Department . . .

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Jobless rate continues to increase in Georgia

The state’s unemployment rate increased in December for the fourth month in a row . . .

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Ga. jobless rate rises for third consecutive month

Georgia’s unemployment rate continued its recent upward trend in November . . .

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Georgia unemployment rises for second consecutive month

The state’s jobless rate is inching up again after several months of decreases . . .

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State’s jobless rate ticks back up in September

Georgia’s unemployment rate edged up to 5.1 percent in September, slightly higher than the national rate . . .

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State jobless rate drops to 4.9%, finally matches U.S. rate

For the first time since 2007, Georgia’s unemployment rate is not larger than the national jobless rate . . .

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Political Notes — Pence does some Georgia ground work for Trump

Vice Presidential nominee Mike Pence has several events scheduled for Monday in Georgia; does Trump have time to turn around the polls? . . .

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State unemployment rate down to 5.1 percent in June

Georgia’s jobless rate is the lowest it’s been in more than eight years and is nearly as low as the national unemployment rate . . .

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