• Miami Feb 5

    Florida: Fraud Contributed to Surge in Jobless Aid Claims

    The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has deployed fraud-detection software on its mobile app due to fraudulent filings that likely contributed to a recent surge in new unemployment assistance applications, officials said. Agency spokeswoman Emilie Oglesby told the Miami Herald that the state is investigating the extent of the problem. She could not say how many fraudulent claims may have been...

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