Washington State Expands Unemployment Eligibility, Increases Weekly Payment by $600 Through Federal CARES Act

by Carolyn Bick Washingtonians who were previously unable to claim unemployment may now find themselves eligible for benefits. At a press conference on April 16, Washington State Gov. Jay Inslee and Washington Employment Security Department Commissioner Suzi LeVine announced an expansion to the state’s unemployment benefits program by implementing certain parts of the federal CARES … Continue reading Washington State Expands Unemployment Eligibility, Increases Weekly Payment by $600 Through Federal CARES Act