What you need to know about the new unemployment benefits

Employers and government agencies are scrambling to implement new rules to make it easier for unemployed workers to receive benefits and to reduce job losses.Some states have already introduced their own regulations to help workers with temporary employment and temporary assignments.Here’s what you need in the meantime.1.The unemployment rate for November was 5.6 percent.2.Unemployment for […]

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Why Milwaukee County employees should apply for a Wisconsin Employment Authorization Card

In a move that is sure to stir controversy, the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors on Thursday approved the employment authorization card that would allow county workers to work in Wisconsin without fear of losing their jobs.It’s a big win for the county’s embattled chief financial officer, a unionized worker and others.The measure is part […]

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