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Thursday, July 16, 2009
How Many Weeks of Unemployment Insurance Do I get?
cnn has published data that shows how many weeks of UI benefits unemployed workers are eligable to receive. Wyoming gets the least amount of weeks (26 weeks), and a multitude of states are eligable for Tier 2 or Tier 3 benefits that could bring benefit checks coming for up to 79 weeks.
As of June 2009, the states that qualify for 79 weeks of UI benefits include: