EDD halted new unemployment filings for two weeks in September in order to revamp its application system. But there’s still a backlog of over 1 million jobless Californians waiting for benefits.
Story by Scott Rodd.
(Photo: The Employment Development Department office in downtown Sacramento - Andrew Nixon / CapRadio)
Four Bay Area counties, including Sonoma, have failed to meet the State’s new COVID-19 health equity requirements. They won’t be able to reopen any further until they do.
Story by David Boyner – KALW
(This story was produced by KALW's Annelise Finney in collaboration with the California Regional News Hub.)