"If a federal employee is subject to sequestration and is furloughed one or two days per week, the employee will not be eligible for unemployment insurance benefits. The earnings for three or four days each week will disqualify the claimant from receiving any benefits."
"If a federal employee is subject to sequestration and is furloughed for three or more days in a week or is totally laid off, the individual must file a claim by calling an unemployment insurance claim center. The claim cannot be filed via the internet."
"If a federal employee voluntarily quits employment due to the sequestration, the individual will likely be disqualified from receiving unemployment insurance benefits."