Tag: Unemployment


Campaign Targets California’s EDD Failure

The Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment (ACCE) held a town hall meeting February 6 to discuss its new Fix Unemployment Now campaign, which aims to make unemployment insurance more ...

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Congressman: Job Benefits Extension “Immoral”

House Rules Committee Chairman Pete Sessions (R-Texas) said Tuesday that it would be "immoral" to extend benefits to the longterm unemployed. Sessions, speaking on the House floor, was responding to ...

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Tell Senate to Extend Unemployment Insurance

With more than 1.3 million Americans facing an abrupt cut off of their federal unemployment benefits in just two weeks, House Republican leaders have shamelessly blocked efforts to renew the ...

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Jobless Benefits Don’t Hold Back the Economy

It’s a rare day indeed when Next New Deal bloggers support economic arguments with links to the Weekly Standard, the American Enterprise Institute, and Goldman Sachs. But at this moment, in ...

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