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State stops accepting unemployment claims for 2 weeks to address backlog

Original post made on Sep 24, 2020

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday that the state Economic Development Department will stop accepting new unemployment insurance applications for two weeks to determine how to reduce the state's vast backlog of claims.

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Posted by jgftw
a resident of Menlo Park: Sharon Heights
on Sep 24, 2020 at 8:12 am

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Yet another shining example of government’s extraordinary competence. It’s a good thing we aren’t giving them more and more responsibility over our lives and livelihoods with each passing year.

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