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1.9 Million Seek Jobless Aid Even As Reopenings Slow Layoffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 1.9 million people applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week, the ninth straight…

Washington State Recovers $300 Million In Fraudulent Unemployment Claims

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) – Washington officials say the state has recovered $300 million paid to criminals who…

US Layoffs Climb to 41 Million, Despite Business Reopenings

WASHINGTON (AP) — An estimated 2.1 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week despite the gradual…

Washington See Record Unemployment Rate In April

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) – Washington state’s unemployment rate was a record 15.4%, and the state’s economy lost…

Record Unemployment Numbers In Oregon

SALEM, Ore. (AP) – Oregon’s unemployment rate has soared to a “catastrophic” 14.2%, marking the deepest recession…

Jobless Rate Spikes to 14.7%, Highest Since Great Depression

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. unemployment rate hit 14.7% in April, the highest rate since the Great…

33 Million Have Sought US Unemployment Aid Since Virus Hit

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 3.2 million laid-off workers applied for unemployment benefits last week as the business…

ADP: More than 20 million jobs vanished in April

BALTIMORE (AP) — U.S. businesses cut an unprecedented 20.2 million jobs in April, an epic collapse as…

Governor Brown Apologizes For Delays In Unemployment Claims

PORTLAND (AP) — Oregon Gov. Kate Brown apologized Sunday to people who have encountered problems trying to apply…

New Oregon Unemployment Program Launching Soon To Help Self-Employed And Contractors Out Of Work

Portland, Ore. – New unemployment help is almost here for self-employed Oregonians, contractors, and gig workers who…



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