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 To End Extra $300 In Unemployment Benefits To End July 3Big news for those collecting unemployment: The extra $300 in federal unemployment benefits that you have been getting will end July 3.
More Than 18K Filed For Unemployment In Maryland Last Week; Tens Of Thousands Of Fraud Cases BlockedMore than 18,000 Marylanders filed for unemployment last week, according to new numbers released Thursday from the state's Department of Labor.
More Than 41K Marylanders Filed For Unemployment Last WeekThe number of unemployment claims filed in Maryland last week topped more than 41,000.
Marylanders Express Frustrations With Filing For Unemployment During State Senate Public HearingMaryland’s State Senate held a virtual public hearing Tuesday to discuss the state’s unemployment system woes.
Md. Unemployment Claims Employee Says It's Frustrating To Work On The Other Side Too As Residents Struggle To Claim UnemploymentJason Suggs works at the unemployment claims center in College Park and said it's also frustrating working on the other side.
Coronavirus Latest: Department Of Labor Says New Unemployment Website Application Back Up 'At Slower Speeds' After Temporarily Taken Down To Resolve Technical IssuesOfficials announced Saturday the vendor of the new one-stop Maryland unemployment website will temporarily take down the application due to technical issues.
Bill Would Allow Unemployment Aid For Government ShutdownsA measure to allow employees who must work during a government shutdown without pay to collect unemployment benefits is getting a hearing.
Maryland Bill Would Allow Unemployment Insurance In ShutdownsMaryland lawmakers plan to submit legislation to allow federal employees who must work during a government shutdown without pay to collect unemployment insurance.
Statewide Improvements Look Promising For Baltimore EmploymentMaryland remains optimistic and continues to create new training initiatives to empower the workforce.