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Bill Aims To Raise Standards In Maryland’s Unemployment Insurance Program

February 24, 2021
The Maryland Department of Labor announced Tuesday it will begin to offer direct deposit to unemployment insurance claimants beginning in April. A Maryland House bill discussed Thursday in committee aims to establish higher standards on getting payments to claimants in need. “Too many Marylanders suffered unnecessarily this year,” Del. Lorig Charkoudian, D-Montgomery Co., said. “You don’t invest. You gut government. Even if you want it to work in a crisis, you can’t expect it to work in a crisis.”
Article Source: WJZ

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