TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) --The Kansas Dept. of Labor posted information on its website letting furloughed state workers know how to file an unemployment claim. Furloughed workers do not need to look for other jobs while receiving benefits, …
Dec. 12--SEBRING-- Unemployment insurance claims in Highlands, Hardee, DeSoto and Okeechobee counties are down 63 percent since the worst month of the Great Recession. In August 2010, 3,085 walked into a workforce region office …
Follow the Ticker on Twitter: @PoliticalTicker Romney's initial claim came in an interview with TIME Magazine. "I can tell you that over a period of four years, by virtue of the policies that we'd put in place, we'd get the unemployment rate …
Fewer Alabamians are filing initial unemployment claims than they did in the past two years, and experts say that shows an improving jobs picture. October was the 10th straight month that initial claims for jobless benefits were below the …
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 must …
Job seekers wait in line to enter a job fair last week in New York City. Job seekers wait in line to enter a job fair last week in New York City. (Victor J. Blue / Bloomberg) Jim Puzzanghera WASHINGTON -- Initial jobless claims held roughly …
The number of initial unemployment claims in the Savannah Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes Chatham, Bryan and Effingham counties, has increased more percentage-wise in Savannah than in any other part of the state, the …
In the week ending June 14, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 312,000, a decrease of 6,000 from the previous week's revised level. The previous week's level was revised up by 1,000 from 317,000 to 318,000. The 4 …
North Dakota’s unemployment insurance fund has hit a high of $185 million, but there has never been so many workers potentially at risk. The Bakken oil boom has created thousands of good-paying jobs, and with 40 fewer rigs drilling in …
American workers filed the fewest unemployment claims in 42 years last week, a sign that the labor market remains healthy despite a slower pace of hiring over the past couple of months. Weekly applications for unemployment benefits …