Department of Labor & Workforce Development

Department of Labor Press Releases

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Current press releases

Apr-02-20 NJ Labor Department: New Unemployment Insurance Claims Top 362K for Past Two Weeks

Mar-31-20 NJ Labor Department Urges Businesses to Keep Employees on the Payroll through COVID-19

Mar-30-20 NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development Extends Closings Amid COVID-19

Mar-26-20 New Jersey Employment Higher in February

Mar-26-20 NJ Labor Department Receives Record Number  of New Unemployment Insurance Claims

Mar-25-20 Financial Assistance Available for Employees, Businesses Impacted by COVID-19  

Mar-18-20  Labor Department Closes One-Stops to Customers Due to COVID-19

Mar-16-20  NJ Labor Department Suspends In-Person Unemployment  Insurance Services at One-Stop Career Centers Due to COVID-19