Report reveals problems with state unemployment insurance software before fraud scandal
The mess is still being worked out. In many cases, the state is resisting making the people it wronged whole.
Using the Freedom of Information Act, Gorchow dug up emails within the department indicating the problems extended beyond jobless benefit claims. It also failed when it came to the state’s cases against employers who were charged with not paying the state unemployment tax.
Gorchow joined Stateside today to explain. Listen above.