Economists Fear Mass Evictions As Federal Unemployment Benefits Dry Up, State Reminds Pennsylvanians Of State Benefits AvailableWith the coronavirus pandemic surging across the country, at the same time, tens of millions of Americans are dealing with new economic uncertainty.
'Held Together With Bubble Gum And Rubber Bands': In 2017, Auditor General Said Pa.'s Unemployment System Wouldn't Be Able To Handle A RecessionBusy signals, unanswered emails, and zero funds. Viewers continue to call the KDKA News desk with questions and concerns about their unemployment claims.
Department Of Labor And Industry Says Its Unemployment Compensation Mainframe System Experienced Technical Issues MondayFor a second straight week, a record number of Americans applied for unemployment benefits.
Pennsylvania Unemployment Rate Rises, Even As Payroll Hits Record HighPennsylvania's unemployment rate ticked up in October for the second straight month, even as payrolls and the labor force hit record highs.
Pennsylvania Unemployment Rate Stable As Payrolls See New RecordPennsylvania's unemployment rate remained stable in August, as payrolls rose to a record high.
Hiring Up, Unemployment Down To 4.3 Percent In PennsylvaniaPennsylvania saw its unemployment rate drop for the second straight month, hitting a new post-recession low, as payrolls expanded slightly.
Pennsylvania Jobless Rate At Post-Recession Low, Payrolls Remain FlatPennsylvania saw its biggest one-month drop in the unemployment rate in four years and a new post-recession low, although payrolls remained relatively flat.
Pennsylvania Jobless Rate Unchanged As Payrolls Hit RecordPennsylvania's unemployment rate remained unchanged for a second straight month in July, even as payrolls hit a record high.
Audit Rips Accounting In Pennsylvania Jobless Benefit SystemA new audit says it's unclear if the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry properly spent millions in recent years on an unemployment compensation system that has melted down during a funding fight.
Senate OKs Money For Pennsylvania Unemployment Comp CentersLegislation heading to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives would free up $15 million to improve service in the state's unemployment compensation centers.
Jobs Up, Pennsylvania Unemployment Hits Post-Recession LowPayrolls crept up in Pennsylvania last month to a new record high and the unemployment rate is down to its post-recession low.
Pennsylvania Jobless Rate Falls, Hiring FlattensPennsylvania's jobless rate fell by three-tenths of a percentage point in November for the second straight month, even as payrolls remained static.