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As Texas asks her to repay unemployment aid, a Dallas County instructor faces confusing appeals process to fight back

The Texas Workforce Commission is trying to recoup $214 million in unemployment benefits it says people were overpaid this year. A North Texas woman says appealing the agency's findings is an uphill battle through an opaque appeals process.

The Texas Workforce Commission Building in Austin on March 30, 2020.

Struggling to mount a defense 

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“Good luck”

Living in limbo

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