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.
Record 1.4M Texans Have Filed For Unemployment This YearThe Texas Workforce Commission said $276 million in unemployment benefits went out on Monday.
TWC Director: Freelance, Independent Workers Should Re-Apply For BenefitsCBS 11's Doug Dunbar spoke with Texas Workforce Commission Executive Director Ed Serna Thursday, who says all freelance workers, independent workers, etc., should reapply for jobless benefits as soon as possible.
More Call Takers, Extended Hours: Are Texas Workforce Commission's Efforts Working?This week the TWC began calling people to resolve password and PIN issues. This has been one of the major roadblocks preventing people from applying for benefits online.
While Filing Numbers Dipped Last Week, More Than 1 Million Texans Have Applied For UnemploymentOfficials with the Texas Workforce Commission say they've received the equivalent of 20 months of unemployment claims in just the last 30 days.