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Unemployment Benefits

4/28/2020 11:17 AM EDT

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By Johnnie Lloyd

If you were disapproved by state unemployment commission because you are self-employed or a "gig" 1099 type sole proprietor . Recommend you file for the federal program under PUA and the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Compensation (PEUC) program. Especially designed for Self-employed, gig, contract workers and others who normally would not qualify for regular unemployment benefits are now having unemployment claims processed, according to the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations.

https://www.newstribune.com/news/local/story/2020/apr/21/unemployment-assistance-available-for-some-otherwise-ineligible/824974/ U'nder the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) program, ... workers must file a regular unemployment claim and be denied for not being an insured worker. ... People who do not have enough work history or were not able to start ... Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) program to give ...