NJ Wants Tougher Rules for Unemployment Benefits
he Democrat who wants to run against Gov. Chris Christie in November is criticizing a proposed change in New Jersey’s unemployment rules.
The new rule clarifies the responsibility of the unemployed to actively look for work and allows benefits to be suspended for any week in which a claimant doesn’t seek a new job.
The Labor Department says it would be flexible for people who don’t have Internet access.
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