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Lobbyists Criticize Georgia Not Paying Unemployment Benefits to Seasonal Workers

Two legislative groups are demanding Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler pay 32,000 school workers unemployment benefits for their summer break.

The Georgia Working Families Legislative Caucus joined the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus at its annual convention in Stone Mountain to urge Butler to issue the benefit checks as the Department of Labor has done for decades.

Source: Augusta Chronicle. Read full article. (link)

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