Arkansas gets $4.5 million to help ease access to unemployment benefits

BY: - July 14, 2023

Arkansas will get more than $4.5 million in federal pandemic relief funds to help identify and address barriers workers face in accessing state unemployment insurance benefits, the U.S. Labor Department announced Thursday. Arkansas is getting the biggest share of $9.5 million in equity grants going to three states — $4,562,000. Louisiana will get $2,661,616 and Vermont […]