Governor Abbott Announces End To Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation Program
Time to get back to work! Governor Greg Abbott announced yesterday that the extra 'supplement income' some Texans have been receiving because of the COVID pandemic is coming to an end beginning on June 26th. Apparently many throughout our great state have been receiving an extra $300 weekly. Governor Abbott has announced that Texas will opt out of further compensation.
'the number of job openings in Texas is almost identical to the number of Texans who are receiving unemployment benefits...'
In other words, there are plenty of jobs available now so Texans can get out and start looking if they haven't already. Governor Abbott claims that:
'another reason for terminating participation is what he said is the high level of fraudulent jobless claims being filed.'
Our economy is back on track and many businesses, companies and restaurants are currently needing help. If you are looking for a job, your chances of finding one right now are better than ever and these jobs are available with great pay.
In fact, today is the Townsquare Media Hiring Event presented by IDEA Public Schools at La Hacienda. There are so many job opportunities with such great companies, you're sure to walk out with a new career. A few of the companies that will be represented at the hiring event are:
- Kent Companies
- Allied Eagle Transports
- Big E Services LLC
- Boot Barn
and so many others ready to interview you on the spot! The event today is FREE and will take place from 9 am until 4 pm. If your extra unemployment payments are about to run out, it may be time for you to run out to this awesome hiring event!
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