Jobless rate continues to climb


November 20, 2008

AUGUSTA, Ga.---Georgia's jobless rate is now the highest since 1992.

New figures from the state say it's at seven percent statewide in October.

That's a jump of two and a half percent over October of last year.

That translates to over 343, 000 people out of a job and looking for work. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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