I am a reporter covering the economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic, including unemployment. AMA
I'm Jared Bennett, and I'm an investigative reporter for 89.3 WFPL and the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting based in Louisville, Ky. Since the pandemic began in the spring, I've covered issues related to unemployment insurance and federal stimulus packages. I've also covered the story of how some unemployed people in Kentucky have had to pay their unemployment insurance back because of an error by the state.
Read more at these links:
- https://wfpl.org/beshear-says-federal-changes-responsible-for-unemployment-confusion/, https://wfpl.org/gov-beshear-save-unemployment-money-in-case-of-overpayment-debt/
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