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April 18, 2014
PA Unemployment Rate Dips to 6.0% in March
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April 11, 2014
Corbett Administration Closes Fourth Successful JOBS1st On the Road
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April 10, 2014
Corbett Administration Highlights Sunbury Riverfront Project on JOBS1st On the Road
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April 10, 2014
The Corbett Administration Kicks off JOBS1st On the Road; Announces Funding to Support Neighborhood Improvements in Lewisburg
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April 2, 2014
Pennsylvania Honors Impact of AmeriCorps During AmeriCorps Week
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March 28, 2014
Corbett Administration Awards $1.15 Million Grant to Protect Manufacturing Jobs
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March 21, 2014
PA Unemployment Rate Declines to 6.2% in February
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March 7, 2014
PA Unemployment Rate Drops to 6.4% in January
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March 5, 2014
Governor Corbett Launches Newest Feature on JobGateway℠, Pennsylvania’s Job-Matching Website
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March 4, 2014
Governor Corbett Launches JOBS1st PA Regional Partnership Grants to Strengthen Workforce Development Collaboration
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February 4, 2014
Governor Corbett Invests in JOBS1st PA; Focuses on Make It in PA and Talented Workers in 2014-15 Budget Proposal
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January 24, 2014
PA Unemployment Rate Drops to 6.9% in December
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January 15, 2014
Governor Corbett Issues Statement on Closing of the Booth Creek Natural Chicken Processing Plant
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December 20, 2013
PA Unemployment rate down to 7.3 percent, jobs up in November
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December 11, 2013
The Department of Labor & Industry’s Office of Integrity Announces Unemployment Compensation Fraud Convictions, Prosecution Statistics
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December 5, 2013
Secretary Hearthway Working to Protect Integrity of Pennsylvanians’ Privacy
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November 22, 2013
October Jobs Report Shows Unemployment Rate Drop to 7.5 Percent; Private-Sector Jobs Highest since August 2008
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November 19, 2013
The Department of Labor & Industry's Office of Vocational Rehabilitation Introduces Single-Point-of-Contact "Hiring People with Disabilities How-to Guide"
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November 18, 2013
Pennsylvania Workforce Investment Board Supports Approval of Final Regulations for Pennsylvania Core Standards and Keystone Exams
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November 13, 2013
Media Advisory: Department of Labor & Industry’s Office for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing to Co-Sponsor Workshop for Parents with Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children
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October 30, 2013
Media Advisory: Labor & Industry "On the Road" - Erie County
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October 22, 2013
Labor & Industry Commemorates Pennsylvania and National Disability Employment Awareness Month with Statewide Events on Careers, Jobs and Training
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October 18, 2013
September Jobs Numbers Release Postponed Indefinitely due to Federal Shutdown
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October 17, 2013
Unemployment Compensation Service Centers Implement Strategy to Improve Customer Service
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September 20, 2013
August Jobs Report Shows Growth in Both Private and Public Sectors
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September 11, 2013
Labor & Industry Announces Work-Search Registration for All Unemployment Compensation Claimants
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August 16, 2013
Pennsylvania’s Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 7.5 percent in July; 4,000 Private-Sector Jobs Added
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August 15, 2013
Unemployment Compensation Amnesty Program Ends August 31
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July 31, 2013
Labor & Industry Releases Unemployment Compensation Modernization System Study
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July 23, 2013
L&I Announces $3.6 Million Federal Grant to Train Dislocated Workers
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July 19, 2013
Pennsylvania gained 19,100 jobs in June; Unemployment rate remains at 7.5 percent
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July 10, 2013
Governor Corbett Announces PA Talent Hub, a Private/Public Partnership to Connect People with Jobs
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July 1, 2013
Independence Day Service Information
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June 21, 2013
Pennsylvania's Unemployment Rate Drops below U.S. to 7.5 percent in May
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May 23, 2013
Memorial Day Service Information
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May 17, 2013
Pennsylvania's Unemployment Rate Drops to 7.6 percent in April
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April 19, 2013
Pennsylvania’s Unemployment Rate Drops to 7.9 percent in March
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April 3, 2013
Pennsylvania Workforce Investment Board Endorses Pennsylvania Common Core and Keystone Exams
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March 22, 2013
Pennsylvania’s Unemployment Rate Drops to 8.1 Percent in February
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March 8, 2013
January Jobs Numbers and Annual Revisions Indicate PA Added 117,900 Private-Sector Jobs during Corbett Administration
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February 1, 2013
Notice of Trade Certification Allegheny Millwork PBT, Drafting Department, Lawrence, Pa Certification Number 82204
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January 18, 2013
Pennsylvania's Labor Force Growth Continues to Record High
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January 14, 2013
Notice of Trade Certification Mersen USA St. Marys-PA Corp, High Temp Division, St. Marys, PA Certification Number: 82065
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January 14, 2013
Notice of Trade Certification Delphi Connection Systems US Inc., Mount Union, PA Certification Number: 82163
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January 9, 2013
Important UC Tax Facts for 2013 - Revised
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December 21, 2012
Pennsylvania Unemployment Decline Highest in Thirty Years
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December 11, 2012
Notice of Trade Certifications: Fessler USA and affiliates, Sew Mohr and Key Mfg. Textiles Inc.
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December 11, 2012
Notice of Trade Certification: Queen Cutlery Co, Titusville, PA (Certification Number 82053)
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November 20, 2012
Notice of Trade Certifications: Wire Co. Holdings d.b.a. New York Wire
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November 20, 2012
Notice of Trade Certification: PBS Coals Inc., Stoystown, PA
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November 16, 2012
Pennsylvania Jobs Up in October; Unemployment Rate Falls to 8.1%
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October 30, 2012
All Pennsylvania Labor & Industry Unemployment Compensation Call Centers Closed on Tuesday, Oct. 30, due to Hurricane Sandy
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October 19, 2012
Pennsylvania’s Employment Situation for September 2012
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September 20, 2012
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation for August 2012
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August 16, 2012
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation for July 2012
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July 19, 2012
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation for June 2012
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July 16, 2012
Services to Claimants Unaffected by Philadelphia UC Call Center Closing
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July 16, 2012
State Workers' Insurance Fund to Consolidate Divisions
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June 14, 2012
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation for May 2012
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May 17, 2012
Corbett Administration Recognizes Nine Employers for Efforts to Keep Pennsylvanians Working
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May 17, 2012
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation for April 2012
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May 16, 2012
Corbett Administration Recognizes 10 Pennsylvanians for Workforce Success
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May 3, 2012
Extended Unemployment Benefits Program Ending in Pennsylvania
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April 19, 2012
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation for March 2012
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March 29, 2012
Department of Labor & Industry to Host March 30 Hearing Loss Expo in Butler County
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March 22, 2012
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation for February 2012
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March 8, 2012
Pennsylvania Recoups $6.5 Million in Unemployment Benefits from Fraudulent Claimants' Federal Tax Refunds
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March 1, 2012
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation for January 2012
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February 9, 2012
Change in Unemployment Compensation Law Allows Extended Benefits for Claimants to Continue
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February 2, 2012
Many Pennsylvania Employers to Benefit from Lower Workers' Compensation Costs
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January 19, 2012
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation for December: 2011
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January 13, 2012
Department of Labor & Industry Urges Pennsylvanians to File, Manage Unemployment Compensation Claims Online
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December 15, 2011
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation for November: 2011
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November 21, 2011
Disaster Unemployment Assistance Application Deadline Approaches
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November 17, 2011
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation for October 2011
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November 3, 2011
Extended Unemployment Benefits Now Available
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November 1, 2011
Residents of Two Additional Counties Eligible for Disaster Unemployment Benefits as a Result of Tropical Storm Lee
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October 20, 2011
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation: September 2011
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October 5, 2011
Disaster Unemployment Assistance Application Deadlines Approach
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September 27, 2011
State Workers' Insurance Fund Provides Relief to Policyholders
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September 27, 2011
Residents of Seven Additional Counties Eligible for Disaster Unemployment Benefits as a Result of Tropical Storm Lee
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September 15, 2011
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation: August 2011
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September 14, 2011
Disaster Unemployment Assistance Available to Residents Affected by Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee
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August 18, 2011
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation: July 2011
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August 9, 2011
Department of Labor & Industry to Invest Federal Grant to Help Former FTCA Employees Secure New Jobs, Career Skills
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August 1, 2011
Brian Nixon Named to Direct State Workers Insurance Fund
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July 21, 2011
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation: June 2011
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June 30, 2011
Governor Corbett Signs Workers' Compensation Reform Bill to Aid Small Businesses
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June 23, 2011
Governor Corbett Announces Senate Confirmations
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June 17, 2011
Governor Corbett Signs Unemployment Benefit Extension, Reform Bill
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June 16, 2011
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation: May 2011
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May 19, 2011
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation: April 2011
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May 5, 2011
State Agencies Recognize 9 Businesses, Training Providers for Efforts to Put Pennsylvanians to Work
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May 4, 2011
State Agencies Recognize 11 Pennsylvanians for Workforce Success
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April 14, 2011
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation: March 2011
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March 31, 2011
Governor Corbett Completes Cabinet by Naming Julia Hearthway to Lead Department of Labor and Industry
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March 17, 2011
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation: February 2011
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March 14, 2011
Improved Unemployment Rate Brings Six-Week Reduction in Benefits
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March 14, 2011
Videophone Service for the Deaf Now Available for Unemployment Claims
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March 3, 2011
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation: January 2011
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January 20, 2011
Pennsylvania's Employment Situation: December 2010
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January 7, 2011
Monroe County Employer Sentenced for Workers' Compensation Violations
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January 7, 2011
Franklin County Employers Sentenced for Workers' Compensation Violations
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January 7, 2011
Carbon County Employer Sentenced for Workers' Compensation Violations
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January 7, 2011
Bucks County Employer Sentenced for Workers' Compensation Violations
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January 7, 2011
Berks County Employer Sentenced for Workers' Compensation Violations
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