Weekly unemployment claims continue moderate pace

first_imgFor the week of September 25, 2010, there were 645 new regular benefit claims for Unemployment Insurance, a decrease of 14 from the week before. Altogether 7,266 new and continuing claims were filed, a decrease of 71 from a week ago and 2,118 fewer than a year earlier. The Department also processed 3,297 First Tier claims for benefits under Emergency Unemployment Compensation, 2008 (EUC08), 560 more than a week ago. In addition, there were 1,420 Second Tier claims for benefits processed under the EUC08 program, which is an increase of 17 from the week before. The Unemployment Weekly Report can be found at: http://www.vtlmi.info/(link is external). Previously released Unemployment Weekly Reports and other UI reports can be found at: http://www.vtlmi.info/lmipub.htm#uc(link is external)last_img

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