Colorado GOP Constituents Also Depend On Jobless AidWhen federal emergency unemployment benefits expired last month, the effects ran deep in a Colorado county marked by two exit ramps off Interstate 25 - one leading to the conservative religious group Focus on the Family, the other to the Fort Carson Army post.
Colorado Group Demands Unemployment Benefits ExtensionSome Coloradans are demanding Congress extend long-term unemployment benefits.
Democrats Give Up Benefits For Locked-Out WorkersColorado Democrats have backed off a bill to allow unemployment benefits workers locked-out by employers as a defensive maneuver during labor disputes.
Bill Extends Unemployment Benefits To Locked Out WorkersUnions and businesses are going to battle at the state Capitol over a bill that would extend unemployment benefits to certain workers in labor disputes.
CBS4 Investigates Unemployment Benefits Going To The WealthyAmong the hundreds of thousands of Coloradans who applied for unemployment last year were a handful of people who made more than $100,000 at the time they were laid off.
Unemployment Help Offered To Fire VictimsThe Colorado Department of Labor and Employment is offering unemployment benefits to workers who lost their jobs and others who are unable to work because of the High Park and Waldo Canyon wildfires that began on June 9.
Colorado Cracking Down On Unemployment FraudColorado is cracking down on people who are taking advantage of the unemployment benefits system. The Department of Labor said fraud has increased along with the number of claims.