The opening of CityCenter is a glimmer of hope in a stagnant economy but
still Las Vegas has 13.9% unemployment. Lynn Baird and Nishon Burton
of the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation answer
your questions about the process for filing for unemployment benefits. The
state agency receives 25,000 calls every week about new and existing claims,
leading the department's Las Vegas call center to double its staff and
extend its hours.