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From churches to labor unions, groups urge state to keep jobless benefits

Labor, health, education and community organizations say federal benefits provide a bridge for Kentuckians and the state's economy as we begin to emerge from the COVID-19 economic crisis

Not time yet to end unemployment supplements: Beshear

18 other states already have decided to end the benefits early.

State workers accused of scamming money from unemployment system

At least 19 state employees are accused of collecting more than $50,000 in jobless benefits they weren't entitled to, according to the Lexington Herald-Leader.

Legislation pre-filed to help domestic violence victims get benefits

Legislation will be considered when lawmakers convene in January.

If plan ‘doable,’ state will apply for $300 unemployment supplement

State notified of changes, availability Monday.

1.5 million more laid-off workers seek unemployment benefits

Latest figure from Labor Department mark 11th straight weekly decline in applications

State talks budget cuts, jobless benefits, voting, entertainment and youth sports

The state likely will need a special session to make adjustments to the transportation budget and cuts are coming to the state's general fund without an infusion of federal funding.

88 news cases, seven deaths; Beshear dismisses ‘open now’ protests

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) - With a noisy crowd (listen to the attached video) chanting and protesting outside his briefing room, Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear...

Storm damage slows unemployment benefits work in eastern Kentucky

If an outdated system trying to handle an unimaginable number of claims wasn't enough, the state's unemployment insurance system in eastern Kentucky has a new problem - storm damage.

Some miners in Eastern Ky. are out of job again; the state offering some relief

During the coronaviurs outbreak many Kentuckians are filing for unemployment benefits, but for some coal miners in Eastern Kentucky this is the second time in less than a year they're jobless.

State offers updates on unemployment, money starting to arrive

The state sent out 40,000 acceptance letters for unemployment benefits Tuesday night alone and payments are beginning to show up in people's accounts

State makes upgrades to jobless centers, applications

State working to get issues resolved, services up and running.

GOP lawmaker, once unemployed, seeks to reduce benefits

The bill would let people receive unemployment benefits for a maximum of 20 weeks instead of 26 weeks.

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