Gov. Lee calls unemployment numbers ‘staggering’
During a media briefing Tuesday, Governor Bill Lee called Tennessee's unemployment numbers "staggering."
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - During a media briefing Tuesday, Governor Bill Lee called Tennessee’s unemployment numbers “staggering.”
According to the Tennessean, weekly unemployment claims fell below 12,000 last week. As of mid-March, more than 700,000 Tennesseans have filed for unemployment.
Lee added, however, that the numbers were going in the right direction.
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