RIPEC Policy Brief: How Rhode Island Unemployment Insurance Benefits Compare

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RIPEC Policy Brief: How Rhode Island Unemployment Insurance Benefits Compare

Today, RIPEC released a Policy Brief that provides an analysis of how Rhode Island’s Unemployment Insurance benefits compare to other states nationally and within New England.  The intent of this policy brief is to provide background information and context when considering legislation introduced during the 2019 Legislative Session that would increase the maximum weekly unemployment benefit.  Find the full Policy Brief here.