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State report: Augusta gained 700 jobs in March

...job growth, we had the fewest new claims for unemployment insurance that we've had in seven years. This means...entire state, there were 30,814 new claims for unemployment insurance filed in March, the fewest number since February...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-17/state-report-augusta-gaine
Company uses storm debris to make power

...The Dow Jones Industrial Average and job openings both increased, but housing permits and initial claims for unemployment insurance both went in the wrong direction. Local economists at the Hull College of Business note that the index has declined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2014-04-16/company-use
Augusta saw fewer layoffs in January

Initial claims for unemployment insurance, a measure of layoff activity, declined in January for metro Augusta, the Georgia labor department reported Thursday.There...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-06/augusta-saw-fewer-layoffs-
Fewer first-timers in the unemployment line in February

...Georgia side of the metro area.The state also experienced a drop in February. There were 40,322 new claims for unemployment insurance filed, a drop of 17,769 from January.Most of the decline in claims came in manufacturing, trade, transportation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-20/fewer-first-timers-unemplo
2013 economy at a glance

...work also went down ? about 1,700 jobs.Fewer layoffs: Layoffs, as measured through initial claims for unemployment insurance, waned in 2013. There were 925 fewer claims in 2013. JOBSThere were 219,100 jobs in December, which was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-07/2013-economy-glance
Full text of President Obama's State of the Union address

...workforce faster by reforming unemployment insurance so that it's more effective...Congress needs to restore the unemployment insurance you just let expire for...Last month, when their unemployment insurance was cut off, she sat down...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-01-28/full-text-president-obam
12th District candidate's financial problems ongoing

...creditors. The judgments include unpaid sales, property and withholding taxes, repeated instances of unpaid unemployment-insurance premiums for his workers and claims from banks and suppliers."At the age of 22, I decided to start my own...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-02-28/12-district-ca
Congressional budget office: Minimum wage hike raises income for over 16.5M but cost 500K jobs

...But for others, income would fall ? reducing their tax burden ? and still others would begin collecting unemployment insurance.As a result, the budget office said federal budget deficits would probably decrease slightly for a few years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-18/minimum-wage-increase-rais
S.C. businesses to get unemployment insurance refunds

COLUMBIA - South Carolina's unemployment insurance agency will be sending refund checks to businesses...they can apply the past overpayments to future unemployment insurance bills. That's how $65 million in overpayments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-09-15/sc-businesses-get-unemploymen
Unemployment insurance cost changes in SC now real

COLUMBIA - The unemployment insurance bills South Carolina companies have been expecting for months are arriving this week, with good news for some companies and big...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2011-02-03/unemploymen
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