18,685 unemployment claims pending

Feb 28, 2021

18,685 Pandemic Unemployment Assistance and Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation applications are still waiting to be processed by the Commonwealth as of February 13, according to the U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL). These latest numbers are an increase from the 18,608 applications that were reported pending as of December 12. USDOL tells the congressional office that as many as 18,002 applications, however, may be fraudulent.