158K New Unemployment Claims Filed in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services received 158,678 jobless claims last week, bringing the total over the past month to 855,197. In 2018 and 2019 combined, the department noted in its weekly announcement, there were 715,512 claims filed. Over the past four weeks, Job and Family Services has disbursed more than $227 million to 271,000 claimants. In Pennsylvania, the Department of Labor and Industry received 238,357 claims last week, the lowest of the past four

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