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Walker announces merger of Alaska Labor agencies

...Exchange system that connects job seekers with employers, according to its website. It also provides temporary unemployment insurance benefits to eligible unemployed workers and adult basic education services to adults who need a high school diploma...
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...
I lived the 'Rise of America'

...spent working in chemical fertilizer plants and I had to quit because of health but never drew I single penny of unemployment insurance in my lifetime. Very few people have had the wonderful lifetime I`ve been able to enjoy, but I won`t be...
Cal Thomas: This Thanksgiving, have an attitude of gratitude

...those who don't, a job for those who have one and the chance to find employment for those who don't (and unemployment insurance to bridge the gap between jobs).We aren't grateful enough for what we have. Instead of complaining about...
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...
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...
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...
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...


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