Memphis area unemployment claims continue to flow in

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 07, 2020 10:43 AM CT | Published: May 07, 2020 8:46 AM CT

The number of jobless claims from Memphis and adjoining counties was flat, above 8,200 for the straight second week, as claims statewide and nationally continued to fall.


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Wayne Risher

Wayne Risher

Business news reporter, 43-year veteran of print journalism, 35-year resident of Memphis, University of Georgia alumnus and proud father and spouse of University of Memphis graduates.


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