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Editorial


Front Page - Friday, May 1, 2020

Tennessee jobs by the numbers




• 68,968: Unemployment claims filed the week of April 18

 

• 396,000: Unemployment claims filed in the last six weeks

• 400,000, or almost 6% of the state’s population: Tennesseans who filed unemployment claims since the COVID-19 shutdown began

Source: Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce