Open enrollment for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act is already underway, and ends on Jan. 15.
The Georgia Rental Assistance Program and Georgia Power have partnered to help eligible households with their past-due utility bills.
As of November 9th, the price of gas in Georgia is currently one of the lowest in the nation, clocking in at under $3.12/gallon for regular unleaded gasoline compared to the national average (approx. $3.80/gallon).
Jobs increased in Georgia in the past 6 months. Over the month of October, job creation reached an all-time peak of 4,834,900.
In the South, job openings increased by about 160,000 between August and September to a total of 4,252,000.
In August, Georgia’s unemployment rate was 2.8 percent and in September, the state recorded the same unemployment rate.
Georgia’s statewide average price per gallon is the lowest in the country at $3.265.
On Friday, October 7, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released a report with preliminary September unemployment and job numbers.
Georgia’s unemployment rate stayed steady in August at 2.8 percent and the state added over 15,000 nonfarm jobs.
Over the next ten years, the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) will bring in just under $740 billion and invest $433 billion of that back into programs laid out in the bill.