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Metro Atlanta's unemployment rate declined to 7.6 percent in April, down from 7.9 percent in March.
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will testify before a joint economic committee on Capitol Hill Wednesday.
Georgia Ports Authority officials say a record 2.4 million tons of cargo moved through the state's ports in April.
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Georgia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate declined to 8.2 percent in April, down two-tenths of a percentage point from March.
A water projects bill approved by the U.S. Senate contains a provision that would remove a bureaucratic obstacle to deepening the Savannah harbor.
A resurgent housing market, rising home values and steady job gains are helping more U.S. homeowners stay on top of their mortgage payments.
Most analysts say the employment data due out Friday will show an uptick in job creation last month, but it won't be a big increase.
Engineered Floors is expanding and plans to hire at least 2000 more people over the next five years.
According to the S&P/Case-Shiller home prices report, Atlanta in February had its highest year-to-year growth since 1992.
Inflation has remained well under control and the economy has shown signs of vitality, even if modest by historical standards.
UGA President-elect Jere Morehead is announcing plans for a greater emphasis on economic development.