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The latest information regarding unemployment insurance, federal legislation, and what it means for workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
New CDC guidance allows employers to require essential workers exposed to COVID-19 to continue to work under certain conditions.
NELP Senior Policy Analyst Michele Evermore discusses unemployment insurance amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Grocery workers are being infected, and some are dying, because of lax protections.
More than 6.6 million people filed for unemployment last week—another shocking record high.
Today’s claims report makes it clear: states must use this moment to ensure their UI program can meet the demands(…)
This landmark decision is especially timely and important in light of the COVID-19 crisis.
Such language enables xenophobia, dehumanization, and violence, endangering Asian-American workers and communities.
The surge in new UI claims is a prelude to the tsunami expected in coming weeks.