Alabama to end $300 federal unemployment benefit boost

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Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announced Monday that Alabama will be the latest state to halt pandemic-related unemployment boosts, including the additional $300 benefit from the federal government. Ivey cited an increase in job postings and complaints from businesses that they are unable to hire workers. She said she believes the increased unemployment assistance intended to bring emergency relief during the […]