CBER in the News

16 March 2020 - Will Wright (Lexington Herald-Leader)

Gov. Andy Beshear ordered the state Monday to begin waiving Kentucky’s waiting period for unemployment benefits as job losses from the novel coronavirus pandemic mounted.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (The Lane Report) — Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary January 2020 unemployment rate was 4.3%, according to the Kentucky Center for Statistics (KYSTATS), an agency within the Education and Workforce Development Cabinet (EWDC).