Stories tagged: "unemployment claims"

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Florida Unemployment Claims Reach Highest Level in Five Months

Now Democratic lawmakers have filed a bill that would increase benefits and double the maximum eligibility period.

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The Personal Information Of Some Florida Unemployment Applicants Just Leaked

Applicants are required to provide sensitive information such as their Social Security number, and other pertinent personal information when filing for benefits.

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What You Need To Know About Florida And Coronavirus This Week

From toppling California as the state with the highest unemployment numbers, to the mysterious disappearance of a government database.

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Florida Has the Most Weekly Unemployment Claims

Among the hardest hit are hospitality and tourism workers, especially those living in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties, still the hot zone for the coronavirus.