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News Release
Oregon Employment Department Acting Director David Gerstenfeld to hold weekly media briefing - 09/15/20

WHO:              David Gerstenfeld, Acting Director, Oregon Employment Department

WHEN:            Wed., Sept. 16, 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. Sept. 16 at 1:00 p.m. PT. Gerstenfeld will provide an update on claims processing, including an update on how the Oregon wildfires may impact unemployment benefits.

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., Sept. 16. 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.



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Attached Media Files: 9.16_Media_availability_FINAL.pdf
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