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Mar 20 2020

Mississippi Announces Support for Workers Impacted by COVID-19

Mississippi Department of Employment Security (MDES) announced today that Mississippi workers who are not able to work due to COVID-19 will be eligible to file for unemployment benefits. Read More.

Mar 13 2020

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response

The Mississippi Department of Employment Security (MDES) will limit public access to WIN Job Center facilities beginning Monday, March 16, until further notice. Read More.

Dec 20 2019

Mississippi’s Employment Situation

Mississippi’s labor force increased in November. Read More.

Nov 19 2019

Mississippi’s Employment Situation

The Number of Jobs Rises to Historic High. Read More.

Oct 18 2019

Amended Disaster Unemployment Assistance Available for Incident Period

Individuals in Monroe, Clay, Humphreys, Issaquena, Lowndes, Sharkey, Warren and Yazoo Counties in Mississippi, who were unable to work because of the severe storms, straight-line winds, tornadoes and flooding may apply for Disaster Unemployment Assistance … Read More.

Oct 18 2019

Mississippi’s Employment Situation

Number of Jobs Rises to Tie Second Highest Level. Read More.