Comments for: Bill seeking to combat unemployment fraud wins Senate approval

Posted April 11, 2012, at 2:02 p.m.
Last modified April 11, 2012, at 7:28 p.m.

AUGUSTA | The Maine House and Senate on Wednesday gave initial approval to a bill that would tighten eligibility requirements for unemployment benefits in an effort to combat fraud. LD 1725, sponsored by Sen. Chris Rector, R-Thomaston, makes a number of changes to how the state distributes benefits for …

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