Stimulus for Ohio: U.S. Unemployment Compensation Aid
July 23, 2009
The federal stimulus act is paying extended or extra unemployment compensation benefits to hundreds of thousands of Ohioans and adding $30 million to the state economy each week. At the same time, it also is saving money for the state and Ohio’s employers. This report details the ways in which the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act is bolstering families and communities across Ohio through new and expanded UC programs. At the same time, it notes there is more Ohio can do to take advantage of the act.