Latest Unemployment News

Thousands of Millionaires Collect Unemployment
A new report shows that some 2,400 millionaires received unemployment insurance benefits during the economic downturn, a number that has caught the attention of politicians who funded extensions of benefits for up to 99 weeks as the economy crumbled.
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Alabama’s Unemployment Rate Remains Steady
The Alabama Department of Labor says the state’s unemployment rate was six percent last month. That’s the same as the jobless rate from May, and it remains well above the national unemployment rate of 4.9 percent.
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