‘Hundreds of millions’ in bogus jobless benefits paid out to imposters

‘Hundreds of millions’ in bogus jobless benefits paid out to imposters

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Impostors have used the stolen information of tens of thousands of people in Washington to fraudulently receive hundreds of millions of dollars in unemployment benefits, the head of the state’s Employment Security Department said Thursday. Commissioner Suzi LeVine said the state is working with federal law enforcement, financial institutions and the U.S. […]