Evers calls special session to modernize unemployment system

10 days ago   |   By Stl Today

MADISON, Wis. - Republicans balked Wednesday at Gov. Tony Evers call for a special legislative session next week to pass his plan for upgrading the state's unemployment benefits system in the face of a massive backlog of pandemic-induced claims.
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