April 01, 2020 14:52 Updated Follow No, elected officials are not eligible for unemployment benefits per IC 22-4-8-2(i)(1). Related articles If I decide to remain at home because of COVID-19 with no directive from a medical professional or from my employer to do so, will I be eligible for unemployment insurance (UI) benefits? Will DWD schedule future in-person Reemployment Services & Eligibility Assessment (RESEA) program sessions at WorkOne centers? Who is going to track training hours when SBOA has a State Called Meeting? IOT Purchase Order Request Do I need to file anything else after the initial claim application for unemployment insurance (UI) benefits?