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Judge Pirro: Newsom's 'unemployment benefits' for illegal immigrants not allowed under law

Judge Pirro: Newsom's 'unemployment benefits' for illegal immigrants not allowed under law

Judge Jeanine Pirro weighed in Friday on California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s effort to use taxpayer money to take care of illegal immigrants during the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Judge Pirro: Newsom's 'unemployment bene...→

Judge Pirro: Newsom's 'unemployment benefits' for illegal immigrants not allowed under law

Judge Pirro: Newsom's 'unemployment benefits' for illegal immigrants not allowed under law

Judge Jeanine Pirro weighed in Friday on California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s effort to use taxpayer money to take care of illegal immigrants during the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Judge Pirro: Newsom's 'unemployment bene...→

Millions more people likely sought US unemployment benefits

The government will provide its latest snapshot Thursday of the layoffs that have left tens of millions of people unemployed but that have begun to slow as sta [...] Read full article: Millions more people likely sought US un...→

Baker’s lax stance on illegal immigrants is shear ignorance

Baker’s lax stance on illegal immigrants is shear ignorance

If you’re a barber who hasn’t worked in two months, you’re probably wondering, like everybody else, if Gov. Charlie Parker is going to end your house arrest th [...] Read full article: Baker’s lax stance on illegal immigrants...→

Judge Pirro shocked by Flynn judge's ruling: A stunning 'political hack job'

Judge Pirro shocked by Flynn judge's ruling: A stunning 'political hack job'

Judge Jeanine Pirro on Friday blasted the new ruling by the judge in the Michael Flynn case to bring in outside input on the matter, arguing that the move to e [...] Read full article: Judge Pirro shocked by Flynn judge's rul...→

Judge Jeanine Pirro says Flynn case judge should be 'embarrassed to put a robe on' after unusual order

Judge Jeanine Pirro says Flynn case judge should be 'embarrassed to put a robe on' after unusual order

Judge Jeanine Pirro told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Wednesday that U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan's decision to allow a third party to present arguments oppo [...] Read full article: Judge Jeanine Pirro says Flynn case judg...→

Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but unemployment benefits will be

Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but unemployment benefits will be

Billions of federal coronavirus relief dollars are flowing directly into Americans’ pockets, but will they have to send some of that money back to Uncle Sam co [...] Read full article: Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but ...→

Previously unemployed Floridians head back to work, unable to cancel unemployment benefits

Previously unemployed Floridians head back to work, unable to cancel unemployment benefits

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. -- While hundreds of thousands of people are waiting on the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity to process their unemployment clai [...] Read full article: Previously unemployed Floridians head ba...→

Self-employed Americans are struggling to get unemployment benefits:

Self-employed Americans are struggling to get unemployment benefits: "My account went negative"

Even in states that have set up the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program, people have had trouble getting the money. Read full article: Self-employed Americans are struggling t...→

Nigerian Congress to Take Action Against Chinese Illegal Immigrants

Nigerian Congress to Take Action Against Chinese Illegal Immigrants

Nigerian lawmakers are working to impose stricter laws against Chinese illegal immigration, the speaker of the House of Representatives said. Read full article: Nigerian Congress to Take Action Against...→

New coronavirus stimulus proposal would extend $600 unemployment checks, give more workers benefits

New coronavirus stimulus proposal would extend $600 unemployment checks, give more workers benefits

Congressman Don Beyer released a report last week arguing that unemployment insurance should be automatically tied to economic conditions. Read full article: New coronavirus stimulus proposal would ...→

Shut out of stimulus, illegal immigrants beg for charity

Shut out of stimulus, illegal immigrants beg for charity

Shut out of the federal stimulus, illegal immigrants are turning to charity — and California is leading a national charge of state and local governments, as we [...] Read full article: Shut out of stimulus, illegal immigrants...→

Judge allows California’s stimulus payments to illegal immigrants

Judge allows California’s stimulus payments to illegal immigrants

A California judge shot down a request Tuesday to halt California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s plan to make stimulus payments to illegal immigrants to help them out dur [...] Read full article: Judge allows California’s stimulus payme...→

Battling For COVID-19 Unemployment Benefits

"What am I supposed to do? I have rent to pay. I have a car note. I have other bills." Read full article: Battling For COVID-19 Unemployment Benef...→

Judge Pirro: Biden can deny allegations 'until the cows come home' but there is corroboration

Judge Pirro: Biden can deny allegations 'until the cows come home' but there is corroboration

Judge Jeanine Pirro said on Friday that presumptive 2020 Democratic nominee Joe Biden can deny the sexual assault allegations against him “until the cows come [...] Read full article: Judge Pirro: Biden can deny allegations ...→

Unemployment Surge: Having Trouble Getting Benefits? You're Not Alone, And That's The Problem

Unemployment Surge: Having Trouble Getting Benefits? You're Not Alone, And That's The Problem

With the newly reported 3.8 million, the total jobless has risen to about 30 million people in the past six weeks. Read full article: Unemployment Surge: Having Trouble Getti...→

US seeing the cost of late unemployment benefits

US seeing the cost of late unemployment benefits

Over 36 million American workers have applied for unemployed insurance during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: US seeing the cost of late unemployment ...→

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

There is a profound possibility that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's $3 trillion HEROES Act is the 2020 Democratic Party platform when presumptive Democratic pres [...] Read full article: Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Ille...→

Illinoisans Applying For Unemployment Benefits Keep Getting Locked Out Due To Minor Mistakes

Illinoisans Applying For Unemployment Benefits Keep Getting Locked Out Due To Minor Mistakes

The state’s unemployment benefits system was designed to catch fraudsters trying to collect benefits to which they are not entitled. If they get a birth date o [...] Read full article: Illinoisans Applying For Unemployment Be...→

As unemployment skyrockets, advocates push Congress to increase SNAP benefits

As unemployment skyrockets, advocates push Congress to increase SNAP benefits

As unemployment skyrockets and food banks struggle to meet demand amid the COVID-19 crisis, advocates want Congress to approve a 15% increase in SNAP benefits [...] Read full article: As unemployment skyrockets, advocates pu...→

Florida lawmaker pushing state to waive 'waiting week' for unemployment benefits

Florida lawmaker pushing state to waive 'waiting week' for unemployment benefits

In a letter for the Department of Economic Opportunity, State Senator Janet Cruz writes she wants the waiting week to be waived for anyone who filed before Mar [...] Read full article: Florida lawmaker pushing state to waive ...→

Yes, unemployment benefits will still be paid even if state funds run out | WTOP

A growing number of states are turning to the federal government to help pay unemployment benefits to millions of Americans left jobless by the coronavirus pan [...] Read full article: Yes, unemployment benefits will still be...→

Pelosi says it’s ‘essential’ for illegal immigrants to get health benefits

Pelosi says it’s ‘essential’ for illegal immigrants to get health benefits

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said it is “absolutely essential” that illegal immigrants also get access to health benefits amid the coronavirus pandemic. “It’s in [...] Read full article: Pelosi says it’s ‘essential’ for illegal...→

NY Labor Dept: $5.8 Billion in Unemployment Benefits Paid Since Start of Pandemic

NY Labor Dept: $5.8 Billion in Unemployment Benefits Paid Since Start of Pandemic

The New York Department of Labor says it has paid out more than $5.8 billion in unemployment benefits since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic — but man [...] Read full article: NY Labor Dept: $5.8 Billion in Unemploym...→

Coronavirus: Garcetti Says City Not Ready To Reopen, State Borrows $10B To Fund Unemployment Benefits

Coronavirus: Garcetti Says City Not Ready To Reopen, State Borrows $10B To Fund Unemployment Benefits

California says flower shops, bookstores, sports goods and clothing retailers can all reopen with curbside pickup this Friday, but only if local leaders feel i [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Garcetti Says City Not Read...→

Miami Man, Pregnant Wife Want Money After Weeks of Waiting for Unemployment Benefits

Miami Man, Pregnant Wife Want Money After Weeks of Waiting for Unemployment Benefits

When Greg Frank lost his job in March, he went online and filed a claim for reemployment assistance. Weeks later, he told NBC 6 Responds he is still waiting fo [...] Read full article: Miami Man, Pregnant Wife Want Money Afte...→

Unemployment Benefits Will Be Reduced After July 31

Unemployment Benefits Will Be Reduced After July 31

Jobless workers may be getting a sizable unemployment check as a result of the recently enacted federal coronavirus relief law. That pay boost is unlikely to c [...] Read full article: Unemployment Benefits Will Be Reduced Af...→

Tom Homan: Liberal judges use coronavirus as excuse to free detained illegal immigrants, endangering public

Tom Homan: Liberal judges use coronavirus as excuse to free detained illegal immigrants, endangering public

Far-left advocates of open borders – who think we should welcome everyone around the world who wants to come to the U.S., give them government assistance and s [...] Read full article: Tom Homan: Liberal judges use coronaviru...→

Unemployment benefits for Minnesota freelancers have started, but not everyone has been paid yet | MinnPost

While DEED has already processed 10,000 applications since implementing the program on April 24, it still has a ways to go. Read full article: Unemployment benefits for Minnesota free...→

Judicial Watch Sues to Stop $5M Going to Md. Illegal Immigrants

Judicial Watch Sues to Stop $5M Going to Md. Illegal Immigrants

We have filed a lawsuit and asked for a temporary restraining order against Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and Raymond L. Crowel, director of the coun [...] Read full article: Judicial Watch Sues to Stop $5M Going to...→

Activists beg governors to free illegal immigrants from ICE custody during coronavirus

Activists beg governors to free illegal immigrants from ICE custody during coronavirus

Fed up with what they see as inaction by federal immigration officials in the face of the coronavirus, immigrant-rights activists on Friday demanded governors [...] Read full article: Activists beg governors to free illegal ...→

Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last we [...]

Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last we [...]

Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week as the viral outbreak led more companies to slash jobs even though most stat [...] Read full article: Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applie...→

Can You Refuse to Go Back to Work and Still Claim Unemployment Benefits?

Can You Refuse to Go Back to Work and Still Claim Unemployment Benefits?

As states begin to lift stay-at-home orders, some of the first businesses to shut down in March to minimize the spread of coronavirus are now beginning to reop [...] Read full article: Can You Refuse to Go Back to Work and St...→

Gig Workers Now Eligible To Apply For Unemployment Benefits

Gig workers in Illinois will be eligible to apply for unemployment benefits starting Monday.  Read full article: Gig Workers Now Eligible To Apply For Un...→

Judge Pirro: Flynn was railroaded by 'corrupt' people trying to change course of history

Judge Pirro: Flynn was railroaded by 'corrupt' people trying to change course of history

In light of internal memos that raised serious questions about the nature of the FBI’s investigation of former National Security Sec. Michael Flynn, Judge Jean [...] Read full article: Judge Pirro: Flynn was railroaded by 'co...→

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Last week, Metro Times spoke to people who had been waiting for weeks for their unemployment checks amid the economic shutdown due to the coronavirus... Read full article: Whitmer executive order expedites unempl...→

Gig Workers Are Supposed To Start Getting Illinois Unemployment Benefits On Monday, But Will System Handle It?

Gig Workers Are Supposed To Start Getting Illinois Unemployment Benefits On Monday, But Will System Handle It?

They’ve waited weeks and weeks for help, but starting Monday, Illinois gig workers should start receiving unemployment benefits. Read full article: Gig Workers Are Supposed To Start Gettin...→

Gig Workers Can Get Unemployment Benefits Starting Monday. Here's How To Apply

Gig Workers Can Get Unemployment Benefits Starting Monday. Here's How To Apply

By Tara Molina... CHICAGO (CBS) — After more than a month without financial support amid the statewide shutdown of business due to COVID-19, independent contra [...] Read full article: Gig Workers Can Get Unemployment Benefit...→

People Struggling To Get Access To Illinois Unemployment Benefits Say Things Changed After CBS 2's Reporting

People Struggling To Get Access To Illinois Unemployment Benefits Say Things Changed After CBS 2's Reporting

Through CBS 2’s commitment to Working for Chicago, we dig into problems Illinoisans face when applying for and receiving unemployment benefits. Read full article: People Struggling To Get Access To Illin...→

Judicial Watch sues California's Newsom in push to stop coronavirus stimulus from going to illegal immigrants

Judicial Watch sues California's Newsom in push to stop coronavirus stimulus from going to illegal immigrants

A conservative legal group announced Tuesday that it is suing California Gov. Gavin Newsom over plans to pay $75 million in cash payments to aid illegal immigr [...] Read full article: Judicial Watch sues California's Newsom ...→

DEO extends waiver for work search requirements for Floridians applying for unemployment benefits

DEO extends waiver for work search requirements for Floridians applying for unemployment benefits

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) has extended its waiver for online work registration and work search requirements. Read full article: DEO extends waiver for work search requi...→

State Senate Group Discusses Issue Of Penalty Weeks Blocking Unemployment Benefits

State Senate Group Discusses Issue Of Penalty Weeks Blocking Unemployment Benefits

As we’ve reported in recent days, penalty weeks have been forcing people to go for months without unemployment benefits – and the matter has become urgent for [...] Read full article: State Senate Group Discusses Issue Of Pe...→

Some Illinoisans Complain They Receive Unemployment Benefits, But No Debit Card To Access Them

Some Illinoisans Complain They Receive Unemployment Benefits, But No Debit Card To Access Them

When we continued to hear from people who have received unemployment benefits, but no way to access them, our Tara Molina started digging. Read full article: Some Illinoisans Complain They Receive U...→

Millions more people likely sought US unemployment benefits

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Judicial Watch Sues to Stop $5M Going to Md. Illegal Immigrants

Judicial Watch Sues to Stop $5M Going to Md. Illegal Immigrants

We have filed a lawsuit and asked for a temporary restraining order against Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and Raymond L. Crowel, director of the coun [...] Read full article: Judicial Watch Sues to Stop $5M Going to...→

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

There is a profound possibility that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's $3 trillion HEROES Act is the 2020 Democratic Party platform when presumptive Democratic pres [...] Read full article: Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Ille...→

Judge Pirro shocked by Flynn judge's ruling: A stunning 'political hack job'

Judge Pirro shocked by Flynn judge's ruling: A stunning 'political hack job'

Judge Jeanine Pirro on Friday blasted the new ruling by the judge in the Michael Flynn case to bring in outside input on the matter, arguing that the move to e [...] Read full article: Judge Pirro shocked by Flynn judge's rul...→

Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last we [...]

Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last we [...]

Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week as the viral outbreak led more companies to slash jobs even though most stat [...] Read full article: Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applie...→

Illinoisans Applying For Unemployment Benefits Keep Getting Locked Out Due To Minor Mistakes

Illinoisans Applying For Unemployment Benefits Keep Getting Locked Out Due To Minor Mistakes

The state’s unemployment benefits system was designed to catch fraudsters trying to collect benefits to which they are not entitled. If they get a birth date o [...] Read full article: Illinoisans Applying For Unemployment Be...→

Can You Refuse to Go Back to Work and Still Claim Unemployment Benefits?

Can You Refuse to Go Back to Work and Still Claim Unemployment Benefits?

As states begin to lift stay-at-home orders, some of the first businesses to shut down in March to minimize the spread of coronavirus are now beginning to reop [...] Read full article: Can You Refuse to Go Back to Work and St...→

Florida lawmaker pushing state to waive 'waiting week' for unemployment benefits

Florida lawmaker pushing state to waive 'waiting week' for unemployment benefits

In a letter for the Department of Economic Opportunity, State Senator Janet Cruz writes she wants the waiting week to be waived for anyone who filed before Mar [...] Read full article: Florida lawmaker pushing state to waive ...→

Previously unemployed Floridians head back to work, unable to cancel unemployment benefits

Previously unemployed Floridians head back to work, unable to cancel unemployment benefits

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. -- While hundreds of thousands of people are waiting on the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity to process their unemployment clai [...] Read full article: Previously unemployed Floridians head ba...→

Judge Pirro: Flynn was railroaded by 'corrupt' people trying to change course of history

Judge Pirro: Flynn was railroaded by 'corrupt' people trying to change course of history

In light of internal memos that raised serious questions about the nature of the FBI’s investigation of former National Security Sec. Michael Flynn, Judge Jean [...] Read full article: Judge Pirro: Flynn was railroaded by 'co...→

Pelosi says it’s ‘essential’ for illegal immigrants to get health benefits

Pelosi says it’s ‘essential’ for illegal immigrants to get health benefits

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said it is “absolutely essential” that illegal immigrants also get access to health benefits amid the coronavirus pandemic. “It’s in [...] Read full article: Pelosi says it’s ‘essential’ for illegal...→

Gig Workers Are Supposed To Start Getting Illinois Unemployment Benefits On Monday, But Will System Handle It?

Gig Workers Are Supposed To Start Getting Illinois Unemployment Benefits On Monday, But Will System Handle It?

They’ve waited weeks and weeks for help, but starting Monday, Illinois gig workers should start receiving unemployment benefits. Read full article: Gig Workers Are Supposed To Start Gettin...→

New coronavirus stimulus proposal would extend $600 unemployment checks, give more workers benefits

New coronavirus stimulus proposal would extend $600 unemployment checks, give more workers benefits

Congressman Don Beyer released a report last week arguing that unemployment insurance should be automatically tied to economic conditions. Read full article: New coronavirus stimulus proposal would ...→

People Struggling To Get Access To Illinois Unemployment Benefits Say Things Changed After CBS 2's Reporting

People Struggling To Get Access To Illinois Unemployment Benefits Say Things Changed After CBS 2's Reporting

Through CBS 2’s commitment to Working for Chicago, we dig into problems Illinoisans face when applying for and receiving unemployment benefits. Read full article: People Struggling To Get Access To Illin...→

Miami Man, Pregnant Wife Want Money After Weeks of Waiting for Unemployment Benefits

Miami Man, Pregnant Wife Want Money After Weeks of Waiting for Unemployment Benefits

When Greg Frank lost his job in March, he went online and filed a claim for reemployment assistance. Weeks later, he told NBC 6 Responds he is still waiting fo [...] Read full article: Miami Man, Pregnant Wife Want Money Afte...→

Judge allows California’s stimulus payments to illegal immigrants

Judge allows California’s stimulus payments to illegal immigrants

A California judge shot down a request Tuesday to halt California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s plan to make stimulus payments to illegal immigrants to help them out dur [...] Read full article: Judge allows California’s stimulus payme...→

Tom Homan: Liberal judges use coronavirus as excuse to free detained illegal immigrants, endangering public

Tom Homan: Liberal judges use coronavirus as excuse to free detained illegal immigrants, endangering public

Far-left advocates of open borders – who think we should welcome everyone around the world who wants to come to the U.S., give them government assistance and s [...] Read full article: Tom Homan: Liberal judges use coronaviru...→

Judge Pirro: Biden can deny allegations 'until the cows come home' but there is corroboration

Judge Pirro: Biden can deny allegations 'until the cows come home' but there is corroboration

Judge Jeanine Pirro said on Friday that presumptive 2020 Democratic nominee Joe Biden can deny the sexual assault allegations against him “until the cows come [...] Read full article: Judge Pirro: Biden can deny allegations ...→

State Senate Group Discusses Issue Of Penalty Weeks Blocking Unemployment Benefits

State Senate Group Discusses Issue Of Penalty Weeks Blocking Unemployment Benefits

As we’ve reported in recent days, penalty weeks have been forcing people to go for months without unemployment benefits – and the matter has become urgent for [...] Read full article: State Senate Group Discusses Issue Of Pe...→

Unemployment benefits for Minnesota freelancers have started, but not everyone has been paid yet | MinnPost

While DEED has already processed 10,000 applications since implementing the program on April 24, it still has a ways to go. Read full article: Unemployment benefits for Minnesota free...→

US seeing the cost of late unemployment benefits

US seeing the cost of late unemployment benefits

Over 36 million American workers have applied for unemployed insurance during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: US seeing the cost of late unemployment ...→

Baker’s lax stance on illegal immigrants is shear ignorance

Baker’s lax stance on illegal immigrants is shear ignorance

If you’re a barber who hasn’t worked in two months, you’re probably wondering, like everybody else, if Gov. Charlie Parker is going to end your house arrest th [...] Read full article: Baker’s lax stance on illegal immigrants...→

Activists beg governors to free illegal immigrants from ICE custody during coronavirus

Activists beg governors to free illegal immigrants from ICE custody during coronavirus

Fed up with what they see as inaction by federal immigration officials in the face of the coronavirus, immigrant-rights activists on Friday demanded governors [...] Read full article: Activists beg governors to free illegal ...→

Judge Jeanine Pirro says Flynn case judge should be 'embarrassed to put a robe on' after unusual order

Judge Jeanine Pirro says Flynn case judge should be 'embarrassed to put a robe on' after unusual order

Judge Jeanine Pirro told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Wednesday that U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan's decision to allow a third party to present arguments oppo [...] Read full article: Judge Jeanine Pirro says Flynn case judg...→

As unemployment skyrockets, advocates push Congress to increase SNAP benefits

As unemployment skyrockets, advocates push Congress to increase SNAP benefits

As unemployment skyrockets and food banks struggle to meet demand amid the COVID-19 crisis, advocates want Congress to approve a 15% increase in SNAP benefits [...] Read full article: As unemployment skyrockets, advocates pu...→

Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but unemployment benefits will be

Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but unemployment benefits will be

Billions of federal coronavirus relief dollars are flowing directly into Americans’ pockets, but will they have to send some of that money back to Uncle Sam co [...] Read full article: Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but ...→

Gig Workers Now Eligible To Apply For Unemployment Benefits

Gig workers in Illinois will be eligible to apply for unemployment benefits starting Monday.  Read full article: Gig Workers Now Eligible To Apply For Un...→

Yes, unemployment benefits will still be paid even if state funds run out | WTOP

A growing number of states are turning to the federal government to help pay unemployment benefits to millions of Americans left jobless by the coronavirus pan [...] Read full article: Yes, unemployment benefits will still be...→

Self-employed Americans are struggling to get unemployment benefits:

Self-employed Americans are struggling to get unemployment benefits: "My account went negative"

Even in states that have set up the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program, people have had trouble getting the money. Read full article: Self-employed Americans are struggling t...→

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Last week, Metro Times spoke to people who had been waiting for weeks for their unemployment checks amid the economic shutdown due to the coronavirus... Read full article: Whitmer executive order expedites unempl...→

NY Labor Dept: $5.8 Billion in Unemployment Benefits Paid Since Start of Pandemic

NY Labor Dept: $5.8 Billion in Unemployment Benefits Paid Since Start of Pandemic

The New York Department of Labor says it has paid out more than $5.8 billion in unemployment benefits since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic — but man [...] Read full article: NY Labor Dept: $5.8 Billion in Unemploym...→

Nigerian Congress to Take Action Against Chinese Illegal Immigrants

Nigerian Congress to Take Action Against Chinese Illegal Immigrants

Nigerian lawmakers are working to impose stricter laws against Chinese illegal immigration, the speaker of the House of Representatives said. Read full article: Nigerian Congress to Take Action Against...→

Gig Workers Can Get Unemployment Benefits Starting Monday. Here's How To Apply

Gig Workers Can Get Unemployment Benefits Starting Monday. Here's How To Apply

By Tara Molina... CHICAGO (CBS) — After more than a month without financial support amid the statewide shutdown of business due to COVID-19, independent contra [...] Read full article: Gig Workers Can Get Unemployment Benefit...→

Coronavirus: Garcetti Says City Not Ready To Reopen, State Borrows $10B To Fund Unemployment Benefits

Coronavirus: Garcetti Says City Not Ready To Reopen, State Borrows $10B To Fund Unemployment Benefits

California says flower shops, bookstores, sports goods and clothing retailers can all reopen with curbside pickup this Friday, but only if local leaders feel i [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Garcetti Says City Not Read...→

Shut out of stimulus, illegal immigrants beg for charity

Shut out of stimulus, illegal immigrants beg for charity

Shut out of the federal stimulus, illegal immigrants are turning to charity — and California is leading a national charge of state and local governments, as we [...] Read full article: Shut out of stimulus, illegal immigrants...→

Judicial Watch sues California's Newsom in push to stop coronavirus stimulus from going to illegal immigrants

Judicial Watch sues California's Newsom in push to stop coronavirus stimulus from going to illegal immigrants

A conservative legal group announced Tuesday that it is suing California Gov. Gavin Newsom over plans to pay $75 million in cash payments to aid illegal immigr [...] Read full article: Judicial Watch sues California's Newsom ...→

Unemployment Benefits Will Be Reduced After July 31

Unemployment Benefits Will Be Reduced After July 31

Jobless workers may be getting a sizable unemployment check as a result of the recently enacted federal coronavirus relief law. That pay boost is unlikely to c [...] Read full article: Unemployment Benefits Will Be Reduced Af...→

Battling For COVID-19 Unemployment Benefits

"What am I supposed to do? I have rent to pay. I have a car note. I have other bills." Read full article: Battling For COVID-19 Unemployment Benef...→

DEO extends waiver for work search requirements for Floridians applying for unemployment benefits

DEO extends waiver for work search requirements for Floridians applying for unemployment benefits

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) has extended its waiver for online work registration and work search requirements. Read full article: DEO extends waiver for work search requi...→

Unemployment Surge: Having Trouble Getting Benefits? You're Not Alone, And That's The Problem

Unemployment Surge: Having Trouble Getting Benefits? You're Not Alone, And That's The Problem

With the newly reported 3.8 million, the total jobless has risen to about 30 million people in the past six weeks. Read full article: Unemployment Surge: Having Trouble Getti...→

Some Illinoisans Complain They Receive Unemployment Benefits, But No Debit Card To Access Them

Some Illinoisans Complain They Receive Unemployment Benefits, But No Debit Card To Access Them

When we continued to hear from people who have received unemployment benefits, but no way to access them, our Tara Molina started digging. Read full article: Some Illinoisans Complain They Receive U...→

Millions more people likely sought US unemployment benefits

The government will provide its latest snapshot Thursday of the layoffs that have left tens of millions of people unemployed but that have begun to slow as sta [...] Read full article: Millions more people likely sought US un...→

US seeing the cost of late unemployment benefits

US seeing the cost of late unemployment benefits

Over 36 million American workers have applied for unemployed insurance during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: US seeing the cost of late unemployment ...→

Judicial Watch Sues to Stop $5M Going to Md. Illegal Immigrants

Judicial Watch Sues to Stop $5M Going to Md. Illegal Immigrants

We have filed a lawsuit and asked for a temporary restraining order against Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and Raymond L. Crowel, director of the coun [...] Read full article: Judicial Watch Sues to Stop $5M Going to...→

Baker’s lax stance on illegal immigrants is shear ignorance

Baker’s lax stance on illegal immigrants is shear ignorance

If you’re a barber who hasn’t worked in two months, you’re probably wondering, like everybody else, if Gov. Charlie Parker is going to end your house arrest th [...] Read full article: Baker’s lax stance on illegal immigrants...→

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

There is a profound possibility that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's $3 trillion HEROES Act is the 2020 Democratic Party platform when presumptive Democratic pres [...] Read full article: Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Ille...→

Activists beg governors to free illegal immigrants from ICE custody during coronavirus

Activists beg governors to free illegal immigrants from ICE custody during coronavirus

Fed up with what they see as inaction by federal immigration officials in the face of the coronavirus, immigrant-rights activists on Friday demanded governors [...] Read full article: Activists beg governors to free illegal ...→

Judge Pirro shocked by Flynn judge's ruling: A stunning 'political hack job'

Judge Pirro shocked by Flynn judge's ruling: A stunning 'political hack job'

Judge Jeanine Pirro on Friday blasted the new ruling by the judge in the Michael Flynn case to bring in outside input on the matter, arguing that the move to e [...] Read full article: Judge Pirro shocked by Flynn judge's rul...→

Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last we [...]

Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last we [...]

Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week as the viral outbreak led more companies to slash jobs even though most stat [...] Read full article: Nearly 3 million laid-off workers applie...→

Judge Jeanine Pirro says Flynn case judge should be 'embarrassed to put a robe on' after unusual order

Judge Jeanine Pirro says Flynn case judge should be 'embarrassed to put a robe on' after unusual order

Judge Jeanine Pirro told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Wednesday that U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan's decision to allow a third party to present arguments oppo [...] Read full article: Judge Jeanine Pirro says Flynn case judg...→

Illinoisans Applying For Unemployment Benefits Keep Getting Locked Out Due To Minor Mistakes

Illinoisans Applying For Unemployment Benefits Keep Getting Locked Out Due To Minor Mistakes

The state’s unemployment benefits system was designed to catch fraudsters trying to collect benefits to which they are not entitled. If they get a birth date o [...] Read full article: Illinoisans Applying For Unemployment Be...→

As unemployment skyrockets, advocates push Congress to increase SNAP benefits

As unemployment skyrockets, advocates push Congress to increase SNAP benefits

As unemployment skyrockets and food banks struggle to meet demand amid the COVID-19 crisis, advocates want Congress to approve a 15% increase in SNAP benefits [...] Read full article: As unemployment skyrockets, advocates pu...→

Can You Refuse to Go Back to Work and Still Claim Unemployment Benefits?

Can You Refuse to Go Back to Work and Still Claim Unemployment Benefits?

As states begin to lift stay-at-home orders, some of the first businesses to shut down in March to minimize the spread of coronavirus are now beginning to reop [...] Read full article: Can You Refuse to Go Back to Work and St...→

Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but unemployment benefits will be

Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but unemployment benefits will be

Billions of federal coronavirus relief dollars are flowing directly into Americans’ pockets, but will they have to send some of that money back to Uncle Sam co [...] Read full article: Why stimulus checks won’t be taxed, but ...→

Florida lawmaker pushing state to waive 'waiting week' for unemployment benefits

Florida lawmaker pushing state to waive 'waiting week' for unemployment benefits

In a letter for the Department of Economic Opportunity, State Senator Janet Cruz writes she wants the waiting week to be waived for anyone who filed before Mar [...] Read full article: Florida lawmaker pushing state to waive ...→

Gig Workers Now Eligible To Apply For Unemployment Benefits

Gig workers in Illinois will be eligible to apply for unemployment benefits starting Monday.  Read full article: Gig Workers Now Eligible To Apply For Un...→

Previously unemployed Floridians head back to work, unable to cancel unemployment benefits

Previously unemployed Floridians head back to work, unable to cancel unemployment benefits

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. -- While hundreds of thousands of people are waiting on the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity to process their unemployment clai [...] Read full article: Previously unemployed Floridians head ba...→

Yes, unemployment benefits will still be paid even if state funds run out | WTOP

A growing number of states are turning to the federal government to help pay unemployment benefits to millions of Americans left jobless by the coronavirus pan [...] Read full article: Yes, unemployment benefits will still be...→

Judge Pirro: Flynn was railroaded by 'corrupt' people trying to change course of history

Judge Pirro: Flynn was railroaded by 'corrupt' people trying to change course of history

In light of internal memos that raised serious questions about the nature of the FBI’s investigation of former National Security Sec. Michael Flynn, Judge Jean [...] Read full article: Judge Pirro: Flynn was railroaded by 'co...→

Self-employed Americans are struggling to get unemployment benefits:

Self-employed Americans are struggling to get unemployment benefits: "My account went negative"

Even in states that have set up the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program, people have had trouble getting the money. Read full article: Self-employed Americans are struggling t...→

Pelosi says it’s ‘essential’ for illegal immigrants to get health benefits

Pelosi says it’s ‘essential’ for illegal immigrants to get health benefits

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said it is “absolutely essential” that illegal immigrants also get access to health benefits amid the coronavirus pandemic. “It’s in [...] Read full article: Pelosi says it’s ‘essential’ for illegal...→

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Whitmer executive order expedites unemployment benefits after some Michiganders have been waiting for more than a month for pay

Last week, Metro Times spoke to people who had been waiting for weeks for their unemployment checks amid the economic shutdown due to the coronavirus... Read full article: Whitmer executive order expedites unempl...→

NY Labor Dept: $5.8 Billion in Unemployment Benefits Paid Since Start of Pandemic

NY Labor Dept: $5.8 Billion in Unemployment Benefits Paid Since Start of Pandemic

The New York Department of Labor says it has paid out more than $5.8 billion in unemployment benefits since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic — but man [...] Read full article: NY Labor Dept: $5.8 Billion in Unemploym...→

Gig Workers Are Supposed To Start Getting Illinois Unemployment Benefits On Monday, But Will System Handle It?

Gig Workers Are Supposed To Start Getting Illinois Unemployment Benefits On Monday, But Will System Handle It?

They’ve waited weeks and weeks for help, but starting Monday, Illinois gig workers should start receiving unemployment benefits. Read full article: Gig Workers Are Supposed To Start Gettin...→

Nigerian Congress to Take Action Against Chinese Illegal Immigrants

Nigerian Congress to Take Action Against Chinese Illegal Immigrants

Nigerian lawmakers are working to impose stricter laws against Chinese illegal immigration, the speaker of the House of Representatives said. Read full article: Nigerian Congress to Take Action Against...→

Gig Workers Can Get Unemployment Benefits Starting Monday. Here's How To Apply

Gig Workers Can Get Unemployment Benefits Starting Monday. Here's How To Apply

By Tara Molina... CHICAGO (CBS) — After more than a month without financial support amid the statewide shutdown of business due to COVID-19, independent contra [...] Read full article: Gig Workers Can Get Unemployment Benefit...→

New coronavirus stimulus proposal would extend $600 unemployment checks, give more workers benefits

New coronavirus stimulus proposal would extend $600 unemployment checks, give more workers benefits

Congressman Don Beyer released a report last week arguing that unemployment insurance should be automatically tied to economic conditions. Read full article: New coronavirus stimulus proposal would ...→

Coronavirus: Garcetti Says City Not Ready To Reopen, State Borrows $10B To Fund Unemployment Benefits

Coronavirus: Garcetti Says City Not Ready To Reopen, State Borrows $10B To Fund Unemployment Benefits

California says flower shops, bookstores, sports goods and clothing retailers can all reopen with curbside pickup this Friday, but only if local leaders feel i [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Garcetti Says City Not Read...→

People Struggling To Get Access To Illinois Unemployment Benefits Say Things Changed After CBS 2's Reporting

People Struggling To Get Access To Illinois Unemployment Benefits Say Things Changed After CBS 2's Reporting

Through CBS 2’s commitment to Working for Chicago, we dig into problems Illinoisans face when applying for and receiving unemployment benefits. Read full article: People Struggling To Get Access To Illin...→

Shut out of stimulus, illegal immigrants beg for charity

Shut out of stimulus, illegal immigrants beg for charity

Shut out of the federal stimulus, illegal immigrants are turning to charity — and California is leading a national charge of state and local governments, as we [...] Read full article: Shut out of stimulus, illegal immigrants...→

Miami Man, Pregnant Wife Want Money After Weeks of Waiting for Unemployment Benefits

Miami Man, Pregnant Wife Want Money After Weeks of Waiting for Unemployment Benefits

When Greg Frank lost his job in March, he went online and filed a claim for reemployment assistance. Weeks later, he told NBC 6 Responds he is still waiting fo [...] Read full article: Miami Man, Pregnant Wife Want Money Afte...→

Judicial Watch sues California's Newsom in push to stop coronavirus stimulus from going to illegal immigrants

Judicial Watch sues California's Newsom in push to stop coronavirus stimulus from going to illegal immigrants

A conservative legal group announced Tuesday that it is suing California Gov. Gavin Newsom over plans to pay $75 million in cash payments to aid illegal immigr [...] Read full article: Judicial Watch sues California's Newsom ...→

Judge allows California’s stimulus payments to illegal immigrants

Judge allows California’s stimulus payments to illegal immigrants

A California judge shot down a request Tuesday to halt California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s plan to make stimulus payments to illegal immigrants to help them out dur [...] Read full article: Judge allows California’s stimulus payme...→

Unemployment Benefits Will Be Reduced After July 31

Unemployment Benefits Will Be Reduced After July 31

Jobless workers may be getting a sizable unemployment check as a result of the recently enacted federal coronavirus relief law. That pay boost is unlikely to c [...] Read full article: Unemployment Benefits Will Be Reduced Af...→

Battling For COVID-19 Unemployment Benefits

"What am I supposed to do? I have rent to pay. I have a car note. I have other bills." Read full article: Battling For COVID-19 Unemployment Benef...→

Tom Homan: Liberal judges use coronavirus as excuse to free detained illegal immigrants, endangering public

Tom Homan: Liberal judges use coronavirus as excuse to free detained illegal immigrants, endangering public

Far-left advocates of open borders – who think we should welcome everyone around the world who wants to come to the U.S., give them government assistance and s [...] Read full article: Tom Homan: Liberal judges use coronaviru...→

DEO extends waiver for work search requirements for Floridians applying for unemployment benefits

DEO extends waiver for work search requirements for Floridians applying for unemployment benefits

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) has extended its waiver for online work registration and work search requirements. Read full article: DEO extends waiver for work search requi...→

Judge Pirro: Biden can deny allegations 'until the cows come home' but there is corroboration

Judge Pirro: Biden can deny allegations 'until the cows come home' but there is corroboration

Judge Jeanine Pirro said on Friday that presumptive 2020 Democratic nominee Joe Biden can deny the sexual assault allegations against him “until the cows come [...] Read full article: Judge Pirro: Biden can deny allegations ...→

State Senate Group Discusses Issue Of Penalty Weeks Blocking Unemployment Benefits

State Senate Group Discusses Issue Of Penalty Weeks Blocking Unemployment Benefits

As we’ve reported in recent days, penalty weeks have been forcing people to go for months without unemployment benefits – and the matter has become urgent for [...] Read full article: State Senate Group Discusses Issue Of Pe...→

Unemployment Surge: Having Trouble Getting Benefits? You're Not Alone, And That's The Problem

Unemployment Surge: Having Trouble Getting Benefits? You're Not Alone, And That's The Problem

With the newly reported 3.8 million, the total jobless has risen to about 30 million people in the past six weeks. Read full article: Unemployment Surge: Having Trouble Getti...→

Unemployment benefits for Minnesota freelancers have started, but not everyone has been paid yet | MinnPost

While DEED has already processed 10,000 applications since implementing the program on April 24, it still has a ways to go. Read full article: Unemployment benefits for Minnesota free...→

Some Illinoisans Complain They Receive Unemployment Benefits, But No Debit Card To Access Them

Some Illinoisans Complain They Receive Unemployment Benefits, But No Debit Card To Access Them

When we continued to hear from people who have received unemployment benefits, but no way to access them, our Tara Molina started digging. Read full article: Some Illinoisans Complain They Receive U...→