Part 3: Let's apply for unemployment.
A panel of artists share their experiences on the application process.
The CARES Act expands states’ ability to provide unemployment insurance for workers impacted by the pandemic, including workers who are not ordinarily eligible for unemployment benefits.To receive unemployment insurance benefits, you need to file a claim with the unemployment insurance program in the state where you worked. Depending on the state, claims may be filed in person, by telephone, or online.
Guests are Carroll Swayze (FL), Lula Castillo (NY), Jane Pellicciotto (OR), Jay McDougall (WI), Nels Johnson (FL) Jodie Brown (CO), Diana Ferguson (AZ), Maura Cronin (RI) & Wade Flemmer (C).
Learn more: https://www.dol.gov/coronavirus/unemployment-insurance