An Unemployment Benefits Update: New Extensions, Application Confusion, & Bills For "Over Payment" | New Hampshire Public Radio

An Unemployment Benefits Update: New Extensions, Application Confusion, & Bills For "Over Payment"

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Sign at the Newfields post office.
Credit Annie Ropeik, NHPR

  The new federal stimulus package extends the number of weeks Granite Staters can receive unemployment payments, but confusion and frustration about the application process remain, and some people are now getting bills for overpayment. We take your questions for the Deputy Commissioner of N.H. Employment Security. Email exchange@nhpr.org.

Air date: Thursday, April 8, 2021.

Audio will be posted shortly after the program. 

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  • Rich Lavers - Deputy Commissioner of the N.H. Department of Employment Security. 

This show was produced by Christina Phillips.