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Tax Form Mistake Exposed 27,000 Connecticut Residents’ Social Security Numbers

Connecticut’s Department of Labor says approximately 27,000 tax forms mailed out to individuals who collected unemployment compensation last year contain a printing error that has information about another individual.


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Conn. Labor Department Recovers $6.5 Million In Unpaid Wages For Workers

The recovered wages will go to about 3,000 workers who were not paid the correct amount or given overtime.


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Connecticut Unemployment Rate Fell In December, But Devil Is In The Details

Typically, the drop is a good sign, but labor economists say the drop is due to a declining labor force.


Sandy's damage in Connecticut (credit: Governor's Office)

Federal Grant To Help Get Unemployed Conn. Residents Back To Work In Storm Clean-Up Effort

The grant will allow the state to pay for roughly 120 new positions for up to 20 weeks for clean-up, demolition, repair, renovation and reconstruction of public structures and property damaged in the storm.