Home Tags Unemployment insurance

Tag: unemployment insurance

New unemployment insurance claims push pandemic total to 51.2M

Trump had generally scored well on the economy, with the new Quinnipiac result being his worst net score on the economy since August 2017.

New unemployment insurance claims rise by 1.5M again

There were 1,508,000 new claims made for unemployment insurance during the week ending June 13, according to statistics released this morning by the U.S. Department...

Labor Department girding for more unemployment applications while still clearing backlog

With two senior Trump administration officials admitting on Sunday TV talk shows that the unemployment situation could reach levels seen during the Great Depression...

Westchester County Center to remain a hospital for now, Cuomo says

The Westchester County Center, which was converted into an auxiliary hospital facility to help handle a possible overload of COVID-19 patients will be kept...

New record for unemployment claims – more than 26.5 million in...

Another new unemployment record has been set with new unemployment insurance claims filed nationwide during the past five weeks of the COVID-019 pandemic soaring...

National unemployment hits record; NY claims up 14.9%

Initial seasonally adjusted claims for unemployment insurance increased last week to the highest level since the U.S. Department of Labor started tracking the numbers.

New NYS unemployment website makes debut

While New York state has been touting its new website for filing unemployment insurance claims as going a long way toward opening up the...

Cuomo warns of new COVID-19 wave; 389 deaths in Westchester

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo warned today that just as the Spanish Flu pandemic of 1918 came in three waves, COVID-19 could deliver additional devastation in the months ahead.

Wage hike, labor benefit reforms in Cuomo budget

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s proposed executive budget includes a minimum wage hike opposed by some business groups and unemployment and workers’ compensation program reforms intended to help both employers and workers.