And we are about 4 million jobs shy of where we should be, given the historical relationship between unemployment benefits and the number of unemployed people -- as you can see in the chart below. The blue line is the level of jobless …
Like hundreds of former GE Transportation employees, Roy Ramey walked away with a special benefit. Because the government determined his job was lost to foreign trade, he's eligible for tuition reimbursement and an extension of his …
Washington (CNN) - The number of furloughed federal government workers applying for unemployment assistance is continuing to rise as the partial government shutdown continues into its third week. States with large numbers of federal …
When Mary White opened her unemployment insurance statement in August and saw that her account had been docked for a claim from an employee who had quit more than a year before, she was baffled. Ms. White, 51, the founder of …
As an awning company worker, Gene Hoffman knew the drill when fall gave way to winter. First, the season change meant he'd be laid off. Then he'd call the state Department of Labor & Industry to refile an unemployment claim and wait for …
(Newser) – The number of Americans collecting unemployment benefits fell last week to the lowest level since Richard Nixon was president, the AP reports. The Labor Department said Thursday that claims for jobless aid dropped by …
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Raleigh, N.C. — The number of unemployed North Carolina workers who waited longer than three weeks for their initial benefit check increased after a new unemployment insurance law took effect last summer. Leaders with the North …
Dear Mary, I recently fired an employee and received a notice from EDD that he is claiming unemployment. I don’t know if they are entitled to unemployment or not. What do I do? To be eligible for unemployment benefits, an individual …
The total number of workers claiming unemployment insurance fell to the lowest level in 45 years, the Department of Labor (DOL) reported Thursday. In the first two weeks of 2018, the number of applications claiming unemployment
WASHINGTON -- First-time claims for jobless benefits increased more than expected last week in the U.S., a sign employers are reluctant to hire and the job market remains weak. And while consumer spending jumped by the most in …