Online Unemployment Application ‘New, Improved, More User-Friendly’

Governor Cuomo’s Communications Director Dani Lever announced updates to the Department Of Labor’s online unemployment insurance filing system early Thursday, April 9 stating “When New Yorkers log in to the Department of Labor’s system tomorrow (Friday, April 10), they will find a new, improved and more user-friendly application allowing them to better access the benefits they deserve.” The Department of Labor shut down […]

Postmaster General Warns Of Dire Consequences

Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan provided a video briefing on April 9 to members of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform on the devastating impact the coronavirus crisis has had on the finances of the US Postal Service and the steps Congress and President Trump must take to ensure continued delivery of essential information, packages, and services. “I want […]

MTA Deploys ‘Temperature Brigade’ To Test Frontline Employees Daily

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has deployed a “Temperature Brigade” consisting of medically trained personnel to check temperatures of its heroic frontline employees at 22 strategic locations as they report to work throughout the MTA service region, helping to reduce the spread of illnesses as the organization battles the COVID-19 pandemic. “One of the best ways to reduce the spread […]