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What others say: A small gift for the new year

...cut the amount we pay for unemployment insurance.Gov. Sean Parnell announced Monday that the unemployment insurance tax on the combination of...Alaska next year will pay an unemployment insurance tax of 1.97 percent on...
Job center sees increase interest in fair

...and career options. Rachel O'Brien, employment specialist at the job center, said with fewer reportable unemployment insurance claims compared to last year, the high number of job seekers this year may be due to the center's early and...
Unemployment benefits need tighter controls

...While her intentions to take care of her aging grandmother are admirable, she really isn't qualified for unemployment insurance benefits; after all, she doesn't seek or want a job because she would rather take care of her grandmother...
Alaska adds jobs in 2013, expects growth in 2014

...Additionally, thanks to legislation championed by Governor Sean Parnell, Alaskans will see a 22 percent reduction in unemployment insurance tax rates in 2014. Unlike Alaska, 36 states have borrowed from the federal government to keep their unemployment...
Pay increases don't add up

...mathematical geniuses in Washington should be the rate of pay increase for everyone. I never even needed to draw any Unemployment Insurance mainly because I would take anything there was to do. The graduating students from my high school in 1950 had...
Parnell makes State of the State address

...Alaskans and Alaska employers needs to be reduced. The state took in an additional $20 million last year in unemployment insurance contributions even though he says the fund was funded. He wants to create a formula to determine if the fund...
Kenai Peninsula College

...revenue is available through a legislative appropriation from the Alaska Department of Labor's collection of unemployment insurance. The paramedic program was awarded $9,500 to purchase a Zoll M-Series Defibrillator/Monitor and $14...
Budget grows, enrollment doesn?t

...for said teacher, with TRS, life, health and unemployment insurance, Medicaid and discretional funds...Medicaid, $138 for life insurance, $138 for unemployment insurance, $9,300 for health insurance and $200 in...
Definition of 'Discrimination'

...under the original bill which was approved by both parties of the government and never collected one penny of unemployment insurance payments, mostly because there was work available and I accepted any job available. Paul D. Morrison, Kenai
Alaskans' favorite sport: Campaigns head into homestretch The Republican Party-backed candidate has also softened early arguments that federal programs like unemployment insurance, Medicare and Social Security should be ended, saying he supports them but that they should be state responsibilities...


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