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GA Unemployment Rate: 9.7%

US Unemployment Rate: 13.3%

UI Initial Claims: 836,060

Federal Minimum Wage: $7.25

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Georgia Unemployment Rate Drops in May

The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) announced today the May preliminary unemployment rate of 9.7 percent, a decrease of 2.9 percent from April’s 12.6 percent.

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