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September 13, 2017

 

Lawmakers weren't happy at what they felt was missing Tuesday from an update on Indiana's unemployment insurance program.

Lawmakers Want More Data, Enforcement On Employer Benefits Fraud

At a study committee on the issues, regulators said the state may be missing millions in revenue because of fraud – but couldn't say how much they've recouped.

April 29, 2017

 

A worker helps assemble a truck trailer at Wabash National's Lafayette factory.

No Quick Fix: Workforce Training Bill Aims For Long-Term Overhaul

Indiana lags in training enough workers to fill thousands of open manufacturing jobs – and some say reforms passed this year won't help fix that fast enough.

March 17, 2015

 

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Indiana Unemployment Rises To Highest Level In 11 Months

State officials say the increase in the unemployment rate was sparked by an increase in the number of people reentering the job hunt.

February 10, 2015

 

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Bus Drivers Seek Waiver From Repaying Unemployment Benefits

Hundreds of school bus drivers are being required to pay back unemployment benefits they received over the past three summers.

August 28, 2014

 

Rep. Steve Braun sits in the House

Department of Workforce Development Gets New Leadership

Rep. Steve Bruan, R-Zionsville, is taking over for Scott Sanders, who then-Gov. Mitch Daniels appointed in 2012.

April 18, 2014

 

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Indiana’s Unemployment Rate Falls Below 6 Percent

Indiana's unemployment rate fell to 5.9 percent in March, according to figures from the Department of Workforce Development.

April 15, 2014

 

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State Transfers Volunteer Organizations To New Agency

The Department of Workforce Development will adopt the new program, Serve Indiana, which encompasses volunteer groups like AmeriCorps.

August 23, 2013

 

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Pence Announces Another Agency For Career Education

The governor says he hopes the new center will allow for greater cooperation in education and career development efforts.

July 29, 2013

 

Governor Mike Pence

Career Council Tasked With Preparing Jobs Inventory

Pence says the Indiana Career Council will focus on compiling information on the state’s existing workforce development and job training efforts.

July 18, 2013

 

Manufacturing Sector Jobs, Unemployment Rate Increase

Indiana’s manufacturing sector had its biggest one-month job increase in nearly nine years, but the state's unemployment rate also rose to 8.4 percent.

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