Sharon Palmer

Unemployment Benefits To Be Cut Due To SequesterWeekly benefits are currently $330 on average in Conn. But starting in June, the checks will come in at $265.
Federal Grant To Help Get Unemployed Conn. Residents Back To Work In Storm Clean-Up EffortThe 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.