Department of Labor & Workforce Development

Department of Labor Press Releases

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Current press releases

Nov-25-20 NJ Labor Dept. Records Lowest New Weekly Unemployment Claim Total in 9 Months

Nov-20-20 NJ Labor Dept. Urges Employers, Workers  to Remain Vigilant Against Attempted Fraud

Nov-19-20 NJ Labor Dept. Sends $1.3B in FEMA Benefits to 817K Workers, Offers New Round of Payments

Nov-19-20 Private Sector Employers Continue to Hire in October

Nov-18-20 NJDOL Investigation Finds Solar Company Owes $800K in Unpaid Wages to Workers

Nov-13-20 Workers File 378 Complaints Alleging COVID-related Violations at NJ Workplaces

Nov-12-20 NJ Labor Dept. Offers Potentially Eligible Claimants New Chance to Certify for FEMA $300 Payments

Nov-12-20 Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Clarifying Eligibility of Employees of Education Institutions to Receive Unemployment Benefits

Nov-10-20 NJ Labor Department Announces Claimants can Still  Certify for FEMA $300 Payments

Nov-05-20 Executive Order Expanding NJ Worker Protections During Pandemic Effective Nov. 5

Nov-05-20 NJ Labor Department to Offer Additional Chance to Certify for FEMA $300 Payments