News Releases
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05/26/2016      RALEIGH — The Division of Employment Security (DES) has begun to collect unpaid unemployment insurance taxes from employers through a federal program called the Treasury Offset Program (TOP).
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04/26/2016      McCrory Administration Implements Latest Improvement in Unemployment System
01/04/2016      Unemployment Claimants Now Required to Make Five Employer Contacts Per Week
11/20/2015      North Carolina Employers Set to Save More Than $550 Million in Taxes in 2015-2016
11/18/2015      DES Employee Honored with Governor’s Award of Excellence
09/22/2015      Division of Employment Security Improves Online Claims Filing Experience for Customers
 North Carolina State and County unemployment rate releases can now be found on the Department of Commerce website at