WED PM Update: JCRAR vote restores work search requirement for state jobless benefits

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-- The GOP-controlled Joint Committee for Review of Administrative Rules along party lines shot down a DWD emergency rule suspending a work search requirement for people seeking unemployment benefits.
Dems slammed the 6-4 vote as adding complications to the UI process when the state still hasn't gotten out of the COVID-19 pandemic. But Republicans hailed the vote as an incentive for people to get back to work.
"I don't see us as doing anything other than basically saying 'get out there and search for opportunities,'" said Rep...

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