(CBS DETROIT) – New unemployment claims in Michigan fell to over 30,000 last week according to the Labor Department.
This is compared to 31,000 jobless claims two weeks ago.READ MORE: Preorders For Ford Electric F-150 Lightning Tops 100,000
The figures are nearly double what they were in March.READ MORE: State Lawmakers Look To Fight Pollution in Michigan Auto Lots and Junkyards
Michigan’s labor department says the increase of applicants is due to those who want to renew their federal or state benefits for the 2021 year.MORE NEWS: Michigan Lawmakers Looks To Give More Time For Drivers To Renew Expired Drivers License and Vehicle Registrations
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