Seasonally adjusted weekly jobless claims decreased 3,000 to 456,000 from the revised previous week claims of 459,000. The preliminary insured unemployment rate in the week ending May 29 declined to 3.5% from the prior week”s revised rate of 3.7%.
Unemployment Wisconsin weekly claim website dwd.wisconsin.gov. The U.S. unemployment rate held steady at 9.7 percent in February, above the most recently reported Wisconsin jobless rate, the U.S. Labor Department said Friday.
The gap between Minnesota’s (MN) unemployment rate and the national level is the widest on record, officials said Thursday as they released a report showing 10,200 jobs were added in the state in April.
Wisconsin Unemployment Insurance offices will be closed on Friday, May 28, 2010, for a designated furlough day and on Monday, May 31, 2010 for the Memorial Day holiday. Our automated phone system and on-line services will remain available.
Will There be a Tier 5 Unemployment Benefits Extension 2010 – A Desired Lifeline for Long Term Unemployed. The Tier 5 benefits extension has yet to be passed, as a political game of back and forth in Washington has ensued. Not only are citizens concerned about the future of their families during this tough time, [...]