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Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb speaks at the White House on June 26, 2020.Al Drago / Bloomberg via Getty ImagesMore than 400,000 people are on the verge of losing unemployment benefits this weekend as eight states pull out of pandemic-era programs prematurely.Alabama, Idaho, Indiana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Dakota, West Virginia and Wyoming are all canceling federal unemployment programs starting...
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Twenty-five states will suspend some or all of the unemployment emergency benefits, with many Republican governors blaming the programs for labor shortages in many industries when businesses reopen.The changes affect four programs:Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation, which provides eligible individuals with $ 300 per week in addition to their regular benefits.Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation that extends benefits to workers who...
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Peter Dazeley | The image database | Getty ImagesThe risk of losing unemployment benefits in two dozen states had a modest but short-lived impact on job searches, according to an analysis published Thursday by Indeed.At least 24 states have announced their early withdrawals from the pandemic's unemployment programs since early May.Officials in the states, all led by...
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Brian Kemp, Georgia Governor.Elijah Nouvelage | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesNearly 2 million Americans will lose unemployment benefits prematurely as a result of states' decision to cut off government aid to workers.As of Thursday, at least 16 states, all led by Republican governors, had announced that they would end their participation in pandemic-era unemployment programs.As a result, workers...
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Ohio governor Mike DeWine said Thursday the state would end its participation in federal unemployment programs on June 26.Justin Merriman | Getty Images News | Getty ImagesSo what's up?At least 16 states have chosen to opt out of federal unemployment benefit payment programs.As of Thursday, this includes Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, North...
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Brian Kemp, Georgia Governor.Elijah Nouvelage | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesMore than 1 million Americans will lose early unemployment benefits as a result of states' decision to cut off government aid to workers.As of Thursday morning, at least 14 states, all led by Republican governors, had announced that they would end their participation in pandemic-era unemployment programs.As a...
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Outdoor dining tents under construction in Arlington, Virginia on February 5, 2021.Liu Jie / Xinhua via GettyMore than 300,000 Americans lost unemployment benefits prematurely during the Covid pandemic, according to a study published Tuesday by the California Policy Lab.This is because many states consider unemployed workers, which underestimated the severity of the recession, the analysis says.State unemployment systems have...
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