Unemployment Insurance Agency

Cheyna Roth

Tens of thousands of people were falsely accused of cheating on their unemployment benefits. The state took money from their tax refund or ordered them to re-pay benefits. That was after a problem with the state’s automated system.

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The Michigan Supreme Court announced this weekend it will take a case involving as many as 40 thousand unemployment insurance claimants falsely accused of fraud.

Lawmakers propose unemployment

Oct 19, 2017
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A bipartisan group of lawmakers has come up with plans to overhaul the state’s Unemployment Insurance Agency.

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Thousands of Michiganders are were vindicated Friday.