ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. - Thousands of people across the state are frustrated Friday afternoon with the state's new system for filing unemployment.
Jewel Keene said she's at her
Keene, a former restaurant server, has been receiving an error message when she and her sister try to claim her unemployment weeks on the new online system.
"They changed the system and now I have no money to pay the bills that I'm supposed to pay today," Keene said
Every time she has called a number listed on the
Many other people said they are dealing with the same problem Keene has. The button to move forward through the system is nowhere on the computer screen.
State officials said they expected to have some glitches when they launched the site Tuesday.
It replaces a
Officials said a team of programmers is working around the clock to fix the bugs.
Keene, who's been out of a job for
"Sunday I won't have car insurance so when I start driving my little car out there to take the kids to the school or wherever they got to go, I'll be driving without insurance," Keene said.