NASWA States Help Furloughed Federal Employees

GovtShutdown

Federal employees who are not receiving pay during the shutdown may be eligible for unemployment insurance benefits through the Unemployment Compensation for Federal Employees program (UCFE). This unemployment insurance benefit is administered by States as agents for the Federal government.

 

ALABAMA

 

ALASKA

 

ARIZONA

 

CALIFORNIA

 

COLORADO

 

CONNECTICUT

 

DELAWARE

 

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

 

GEORGIA

 

HAWAII

 

IDAHO

 

ILLINOIS

 

INDIANA

 

IOWA

 

KANSAS

 

LOUISIANA

 

MARYLAND

 

MASSACHUSETTS

 

MICHIGAN

 

MINNESOTA

 

MONTANA

 

NEVADA

 

NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

NEW JERSEY

 

NEW MEXICO

 

NEW YORK

 

NORTH CAROLINA

 

OHIO

 

OKLAHOMA

 

OREGON

 

PENNSYLVANIA

 

RHODE ISLAND

 

SOUTH CAROLINA

 

SOUTH DAKOTA

 

TENNESSEE

 

TEXAS

 

UTAH

 

VERMONT

 

VIRGINIA

 

WASHINGTON

 

WEST VIRGINIA

 

WISCONSIN

 

WYOMING

 

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Additional Information:

  • The official USDOL UI Weekly Claims Report was issued on January 17, 2019, including both National and State claims information for Unemployment Compensation for Federal Employees (UCFE). National highlights relevant to the shutdown:
    • 13,498 former Federal civilian employees claimed UCFE benefits for the week ending Continued UI claims for the week ending December 29, an increase of 2,123 from the previous week.
    • 10,454 initial UCFE claims were filed in the week ending January 5, an increase of 5,694.
    • The report also includes individual state data. For the week ending January 5, the District of Columbia had the largest number of initial UCFE claims (1259) followed by California (1059) and Texas (1052).