Fewer Tennesseans are filing brand new unemployment claims versus the number who filed last week, but the number of state residents with continued claims has gone up slightly.
This, according to new numbers the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD) released Thursday. Read More
East Tennessee and Northern Middle Tennessee have two things in common at the moment.
Residents in both regions of Tennessee have filed more unemployment claims than anywhere else in the state because of the COVID-19 outbreak. Also, both areas have a large hospitality industry.
And if tourists may not travel to those areas then, of course, Tennessee’s hospitality industry cannot thrive. Read More
The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development reported on Thursday that over 112,000 Tennesseans filed unemployment claims this past week. Read More
The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development has reportedly received a dramatic increase in unemployment benefit claims. Read More