State unemployment benefits are financed through state payroll taxes, which are held in individual state trust fund accounts in the U.S. Treasury's Federal Unemployment Trust Fund.
Federal law prohibits the use of these funds for any purpose other than paying unemployment benefits.
Check the monthly Fund Balances and Investment Income Reports:
The dollar amount for UI benefits issued for the week ending 2-28-2014 was $53,427,548.61.
State Experience Factor & Employer's UI Contribution Rates Computations, examples, benefit ratios, fund-building rates, minimum and maximum rates, wage limitations - for current and past calendar years.