benefits rss icon

Ohio Job Seekers Face New Rules Aimed At Faster Employment

unemployment_office
Unemployed Ohioans face new rules to qualify for benefits.
9:34AM
June 10, 2014

There are some new rules unemployed Ohioans must follow in order to get their unemployment checks.

Budget Deal Won’t Extend Unemployment for 40,000 Ohioans

unemployment_office
As it stands, about 1.3 million people across the country could get cut off at the end of the month.
8:24AM
December 12, 2013

Congress is on its way to a budget deal a couple weeks ahead of the January 1 deadline. But the deal doesn’t include extending emergency unemployment benefits. That means 40,000 Ohioans could see their payments end this month.

Those Who Work With Welfare Recipients Talk Work, Fines And Reform

2711666530_e91f2b1a4d_b
The Ohio Statehouse
7:20AM
April
9, 2012

Ohio’s welfare rolls dropped by nearly a fifth in the last year. And part of that is because the state is cracking down on recipients of cash assistance who aren’t working as required – and yanking their benefits.

Should Public Workers Be Forced To Pay Union Dues?

Posted: November 3, 2011

Senate Bill 5 would prohibit such automatic “fair share” payments.

Most Ohio Union Workers Affected By SB #5 Insurance Rule

SB 5 protest
Senate Bill 5 Opponents protest
11:51AM
October
5, 2011

State data reviewed by The Associated Press show eight in 10 unionized government workers in Ohio would pay more toward their health insurance premiums if voters retain a
new collective bargaining law in November.

Union Protests Bob Evans’ Worker Benefits

Bob Evans
Members of a local service employees union called on Bob Evans today to improve its employees' benefits.
12:00AM
April
21, 2011

Members of a local service employees union called on Bob Evans today to improve its employees’ benefits.

Governor Delays Expanded Medicaid Benefits

12:00AM
November
20, 2007

The Strickland administration has delayedplans to restore dental benefits for 700,000 low-income Ohioans.