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Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report

In the week ending February 15, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 336,000, a decrease of 3,000 from the previous week’s unrevised figure of 339,000. The 4-week moving average was 338,500, an increase of 1,750 from the previous week’s unrevised average of 336,750. Source

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$150M Ready to Work Partnership grant competition to help those facing long-term unemployment return to work announced by US Labor Department [02/19/2014]

ETA News Release: [02/19/2014] Contact Name: Jason Kuruvilla or David Roberts Phone Number: (202) 693-6587 or x5945 Email: Kuruvilla.Jason@dol.gov or Roberts.David@dol.gov Release Number: 14-0293-NAT $150M Ready to Work Partnership grant competition to help those facing long-term unemployment return to work announced by US Labor Department Grant

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$150M Ready to Work Partnership grant competition to help those facing long-term unemployment return to work announced by DOL

The U.S. Department of Labor today announced the availability of approximately $150 million in grants to prepare and place those facing long-term unemployment into good jobs. The Ready to Work Partnership grant competition will support and scale innovative partnerships between employers, nonprofit organizations and America’s public workforce

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Grants totaling $30M to help adults in prison work-release programs transition to the workforce now available from US Labor Department [02/18/2014]

ETA News Release: [02/18/2014] Contact Name: Jason Kuruvilla or David Roberts Phone Number: (202) 693-6587 or x5945 Email: Kuruvilla.Jason@dol.gov or Roberts.David@dol.gov Release Number: 14-0278-NAT Grants totaling $30M to help adults in prison work-release programs transition to the workforce now available from US Labor Department Grant application period

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