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Long Beach Post lbpost.com 13 Jan, 2022 19:15 am

EDD wants its jobless money back. But some people can’t pay. • Long Beach Post News

EDD wants its jobless money back. But some people can’t pay. • Long Beach Post News

An arborist who filed for unemployment assistance a year before the pandemic began.4 million people who received federal pandemic unemployment assistance to retroactively prove they were working or seeking work.The state’s unemployment agency has noted that the repayment policy is a federal requirement, passed by Congress in the Continued Assistance for Unemployment Workers Act in 2020.Some who were contacted by EDD said they are terrified of losing their homes.

Then in August 2020, the EDD contacted him, telling him that he qualified for a federal extension.A tattoo artist who can’t prove he was working because he ran a cash operation.

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