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December 27, 2012
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Unemployment benefits end Tuesday for 25,000 Nevadans

Nearly 25,000 Nevadans were notified this week that their unemployment insurance benefits will end after this week if Congress does not vote by Tuesday to continue the federal Emergency Unemployment Compensation program, said Renee Olson, administrator Employment Security Division of the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation Division.

On Tuesday, the EUC program will expire, unless Congress votes to extend the federal benefits as it has done in the past. As a result, about 25,000 Nevadans currently receiving EUC will be abruptly cut off and each week another 1,000 claimants who are receiving regular unemployment, (which allows for a maximum …

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The Record Courier Updated Dec 27, 2012 07:41PM Published Dec 27, 2012 07:39PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.