Gov. Hogan Talks Unemployment Claim Issues, Defends Ending Extra Federal Benefits After Some Outraged Over ProblemsJean Capps is outraged about glitches in Maryland’s BEACON unemployment system. She said she was unable to recertify her weekly claim like she usually does. Thousands of others are also posting their problems on social media.
Marylanders Frustrated About Unemployment Benefits Ending, Issues Filing ClaimsMany Maryland residents said they are fed up with Maryland’s BEACON unemployment system. Some are also upset at the governor’s decision to abruptly drop the extra $300 a week in unemployment benefits, which are federally funded and were supposed to last until September. They are now ending July 3.
Maryland's Labor Department Reports Issues With BEACON 2.0 Unemployment Site FixedAfter issues arose following the launch of Maryland's new unemployment website over the weekend, the state's labor department said it has resolved the problems claimants were reporting.
New 'BEACON' Portal Gives Unemployed Claimants In Maryland Similar Or New IssuesThe new portal where Marylanders can file unemployment claims is giving some claimants similar or new problems.