R.I. gets $2.3M to improve access to unemployment benefits

Updated at 3:34 p.m.

EIGHT CANDIDATES gathered the 1,000 signatures needed to appear on the ballot in the R.I. gubernatorial race. / PBN FILE PHOTO/CASSIUS SHUMAN
PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island is getting $2.3 million in federal funding to expand access to unemployment insurance benefits, the U.S. Department of Labor announced on Wednesday. The grant, administered through the DOL’s Employee and Training Administration, comes from a larger, $260 million pot of federal funding aimed at helping people of color, those with disabilities,…

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