Unemployment in South Dakota has leveled off, but significantly more people are still receiving benefits than before the recession started. State figures show 4,885 people receiving unemployment checks the last week of May, compared …
WASHINGTON — Fewer Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, another sign that U.S. workers are enjoying job security. The Labor Department said today that claims for jobless aid fell by 14,000 last week to a …
O'Connor said the state normally receives 2,500 to 3,500 claims a year from individuals who have left the federal payroll. In most cases, workers signing up for unemployment benefits are required to enroll in work-search programs and to …
“I called the hotline several hundred times. Each time I called I got a message about ‘being busy at this time,’” a Pierce County man I’ll call Ken told me. Ken lost his job as a mechanic and needed to file an unemployment insurance …
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans collecting unemployment benefits fell last week to the lowest level in 44 years, another sign that most workers enjoy job security. The Labor Department says claims for jobless aid …
It's hard enough to lose a job. But for a growing proportion of U.S. workers, the troubles really set in when they apply for unemployment benefits. More than a quarter of people applying for such claims have their rights to the benefit …
Conservative Party claims unemployment in some areas fell by up to 60% are based on "wrong data", it is claimed. Benefit claimant counts rather than official unemployment statistics have been used by some Tory candidates. A …
The Nebraska Department of Labor announced on Friday that for the first time in Nebraska, everyone who files a weekly unemployment insurance claim starting Sunday, December 2 will do so online. Online filing replaces an automated …
WASHINGTON (AP) — New claims for unemployment benefits dipped for the fourth straight week, a sign the job market is improving at a slow but steady pace. Employers, encouraged by a recovering economy, are hiring again. But they are …
WASHINGTON – The number of Americans collecting unemployment benefits fell last week to the lowest level since Richard Nixon was president. Continue Reading Below THE NUMBERS: The Labor Department said Thursday that …