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News Release
Oregon Employment Department Acting Director David Gerstenfeld to hold weekly media briefing - 06/23/20

WHO: David Gerstenfeld, Acting Director, Oregon Employment Department

WHEN: Wed., June 24, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. PT

WHAT: Oregon Employment Department Acting Director David Gerstenfeld will hold a video conference media briefing to share updates on unemployment claims processing on Wed., June 24 at 1:00 p.m. PT. Gerstenfeld will provide an update on unemployment claims progress and more details on FOCUS PUA, the Department’s plan to quickly process Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) applications.

WHERE: Via Zoom video conference; Members of the media must RSVP for call information by emailing OED_Communications@oregon.gov by 12:00 p.m. PT on Wed., June 24. Video conference information will be provided to all reporters who RSVP.

OTHER: The Oregon Employment Department is updating a claims processing progress data dashboard daily. Visit this link for week day updates. A recording of the video conference will be sent out shortly after the media briefing concludes.



Equal Opportunity program — auxiliary aids and services available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Contact: (503) 947-1794. For people who are deaf or hard of hearing, call 711 Telecommunications Relay Services.

Attached Media Files: FINAL_6.24_Media_availability.pdf
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