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Apply for Unemployment Benefits Extension Beginning May 22

May 21, 2020 - 4:52 pm
Thursday, May 21, 2020 Beginning Friday, May 22, North Carolinians who have...
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Division of Employment Security Discusses Unemployment Benefits with Senate Committee

May 18, 2020 - 3:39 pm
Monday, May 18, 2020 Today, Lockhart Taylor, assistant secretary of the Nort...
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North Carolinians Can Apply for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Beginning April 24

Apr 23, 2020 - 12:10 pm
Thursday, Apr 23, 2020 North Carolina independent contractors and self-emplo...
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DES to Triple Staff to Meet Unprecedented Surge in Unemployment Claims

Apr 17, 2020 - 10:20 am
Friday, Apr 17, 2020 In the last month, more than 630,000 people have filed...
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North Carolinians Begin to Receive Additional $600 in Weekly Unemployment Assistance

Apr 15, 2020 - 3:08 pm
Wednesday, Apr 15, 2020 In the past 24 hours, the Division of Employment Sec...
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Governor Cooper Issues Order to Further Streamline Filing Process for Unemployment Claims

Apr 10, 2020 - 3:37 pm
Friday, Apr 10, 2020 With more than half a million North Carolinians filing...
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DES Working to Implement Federal Unemployment Assistance Programs

Apr 09, 2020 - 10:06 am
Thursday, Apr 9, 2020 The Division of Employment Security is moving quickly...
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DES Working to Immediately Expand Capacity in Response to Surge in COVID-19 Unemployment Claims

Apr 03, 2020 - 12:14 pm
Friday, Apr 3, 2020 The North Carolina Division of Employment Security is ta...
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