Disaster Unemployment Assistance

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New Jersey Residents Left Unemployed By Sandy Reminded To Apply For Assistance

Gov. Christie is reminding those left unemployed by Superstorm Sandy that they have until February 4, 2013 to file an application for Disaster Unemployment Assistance.


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Deadline Set For NJ Residents To Apply For Disaster Unemployment Assistance

Gov. Christie and FEMA announced on Friday that New Jersey residents will now have until Feb. 4, 2013 to apply for coverage under the federal Disaster Unemployment Assistance program.


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UPDATE: 10 NJ Counties Approved For Federal Disaster Unemployment Assistance

The special assistance program will help those in Atlantic, Cape May, Essex, Hudson, Middlesex, Monmouth, Ocean and Union counties who were living or working in the affected counties at the time of the storm and who are unemployed as a result of it.