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Coronavirus in Texas

Joe Biden signs COVID-19 relief bill that will give millions of Texans $1,400 checks

The bill, which also includes billions in aid for state and local governments, now awaits President Joe Biden’s signature.

The U.S. Capitol during sunrise in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 15, 2020.

Unemployment FAQs

  • Do I qualify for unemployment benefits?

  • What if I can’t get through to the Texas Workforce Commission?

  • How does the latest coronavirus relief package affect benefits?

  • What is a work search requirement?

  • What if my unemployment claim is denied?

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