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Will the Fed’s War on Inflation Crater the Economy?

As expected, there was growing pushback among some notable economists. The Federal Reserve on Wednesday approved a third consecutive seventy-five-basis-point interest rate hike and suggested that it will keep raising rates well above the current level in an all-out effort to tame red-hot inflation that has reached a forty-year high.
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Labor Dept reports uptick in Athens unemployment rate

The state Labor Department is reporting a slight increase in the Athens unemployment rate, which checks in at 2.9 percent in August, up from 2.6 percent in July. The four-county Athens metro includes Clarke, Oconee, Oglethorpe, and Madison counties. “As we look toward the fall, we are committed to supporting...
ATHENS, GA
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