Comments for: Unemployment fraud bill moves forward

Posted March 08, 2012, at 5:25 p.m.

AUGUSTA | A bill aimed to fight unemployment fraud and tighten eligibility for benefits was approved by the Legislature’s Labor Committee this week, but the legislation likely faces fights on the House and Senate floors. LD 1725, sponsored by Sen. Chris Rector, R-Thomaston, would make a number of changes …

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