Unemployment Information

The COVID-19 crisis has had an increasingly powerful impact on Gaston County and throughout all of North Carolina. The NC Department of Employment Security reports that so far, the state has paid out over $329.87 Million in COVID-19 related claims through the pandemic unemployment compensation funds. The following is information regarding filing an application for unemployment benefits: Due to high … Read More

Kathy Harrington Named 2019 Jobs Champion by NC Chamber

RALEIGH, N.C. – The North Carolina Chamber today named Senator Kathy Harrington a 2019 Jobs Champion in its annual How They Voted report. How They Voted details lawmakers’ voting records on key bills identified as critical to preserving and enhancing a positive climate for business and job creation in North Carolina. Kathy was recognized as a Jobs Champion for voting with the … Read More

North Carolina Chamber Names Kathy Harrington A 2017 Jobs Champion

RALEIGH, N.C. – The North Carolina Chamber today named Senator Kathy Harrington a 2017 Jobs Champion in its annual How They Voted report. How They Voted details lawmakers’ voting records on key bills identified as critical to preserving and enhancing a positive climate for business and job creation in North Carolina. Kathy was recognized as a Jobs Champion for voting with the … Read More