Texas Workforce Commission

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September 18, 2020 - 9:31 am
Texas' unemployment rate fell to 6.8 percent in August, according to the latest numbers from the Texas Workforce Commission.
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August 20, 2020 - 10:47 am
The Texas Workforce Commission has applied for additional unemployment benefit funding made available through President Trump's executive order, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced Thursday.
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July 17, 2020 - 1:22 pm
Texas' statewide unemployment rate dropped to 8.6 percent in June, according to data released Friday.
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June 30, 2020 - 5:52 pm
Despite an earlier plan to reinstate the work search requirement for unemployment benefits, the Texas Workforce Commission announced Tuesday it will hold off a little longer.
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June 19, 2020 - 11:12 am
Texas' unemployment rate has dropped for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic hit, officials announced Friday.
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June 17, 2020 - 7:33 am
The Texas Workforce Commission says it will reinstate its work search requirements for those on unemployment benefits, beginning on July 6.
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May 22, 2020 - 9:53 am
Texas' unemployment rate jumped to 12.8 percent in April - the worst-ever on record, as the full impact of COVID-19 hit the state's economy.
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April 30, 2020 - 5:43 pm
Businesses across Texas may be re-opening as early as Friday, but that doesn't mean that everyone is ready - or able - to go back to work. Gov. Greg Abbott and the Texas Workforce Commission on Thursday announced new guidance on eligibility for unemployment benefits.
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April 06, 2020 - 10:31 am
Officials are investigating a body found outside the Texas Workforce Commission building in downtown Austin Monday morning.
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October 20, 2017 - 9:17 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- New numbers from the Texas Workforce Commission show that jobs are continuing to come to the state of Texas. A new report released Friday morning shows the state added an estimated 256,100 jobs over the past year - a 2.1 percent increase. September saw a rare dip in jobs, which...
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