Better Late Than Never: Texas Workforce Commission Gets A Phone Messaging SystemThousands of unemployed Texans were delayed benefits last spring because they were unable to reach the state agency.
Texas Workforce Commission Paid Out $506M To Suspicious Claimants, More Steps Taken To Combat Unemployment FraudWhile some fraud cases involve people who say they are unemployed but are actually working, TWC Director Ed Serna said the bigger problem is organized crime from nation states.
Texans Frustrated With Trying To Get Unemployment Benefit Issues FixedWhile new unemployment claims in Texas have ticked upward in recent weeks, many out-of-work Texans said they’re struggling to get through to the Texas Workforce Commission.
Unemployed Texans Must Once Again Search For Work To Keep Benefits For most receiving unemployment benefits, this means recipients will need to prove they’ve done at least three job searches per week in order to remain eligible for benefits.
Extra $300 Per Week For Unemployed Texans Is No MoreThe Lost Wages Assistance program that provided an additional $300 a week to unemployed Texans who qualified, ends with the benefit week ending September 5.
Unemployed Texans Will Receive Added $300 Weekly Benefit For Entire Month Of AugustInitially, Texas had only been approved for enough money to pay for first three weeks of August.
Texas Workforce Commission Tweets State Applying For Additional Weekly $300 For Unemployed, Then Deletes TweetA spokesperson told CBS 11, the commission apologizes for the confusion, but the tweet was not supposed to be posted.
When Could Unemployed Texans Receive Extra $400?The Texas Workforce Commission is “reviewing the presidential memoranda and will provide additional information as soon as it becomes available.“
46,000 Texans Were Overpaid For Unemployment Benefits, Workforce Commission Wants $32M BackMore than 46,000 Texans are receiving notices that they have been overpaid on their unemployment benefits.
Employed North Texan Receives Unemployment Benefits He Never Applied ForWhen Ronald Floyd opened the envelope, inside was a US Bank ReliaCard - a debit card used for unemployment benefits.
Texas Unemployment Office Catches 738 Identity Theft Fraud ClaimsHistorically when disaster unemployment insurance is available, the Texas Workforce Commission is hit harder with identity theft.
Extra $600 Unemployment Benefit Set To Disappear Next Month: 'It's Going To Be Tough If It's Taken Away'It appears unlikely the U.S. Senate will pass any additional stimulus bill that includes an extension of the unemployment aid.
Unemployed Texans Will Soon Have To Prove They're Looking For Work To Keep Checks ComingThe Texas Workforce Commission is reinstating its job search requirement for unemployment recipients to continue receiving benefits.
Texas Workforce Commission: Some Choosing Not To Return To Work Due To Coronavirus Can Still Get Unemployment BenefitsTexans can continue to receive unemployment benefits throughout the COVID-19 response if they choose not to return to work for reasons specified by TWC.
Coronavirus In Texas: Self-Employed Texans Eligible For Unemployment BenefitsThose who are self-employed or independent contractors are indeed eligible for benefits, even though many were told at first, they weren't.