Skip to main content

View Diary: Wisconsin GOP pushing law to spy on and seize bank accounts of unemployed (177 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  Workers don't "pay into" unemployment (1+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:
    Amber6541

    It's funded by employers.

    You can argue, I suppose, that that contribution is factored into the wages a business would pay its employees, but to say "you pay into it" is just flat-out incorrect.

    "I can't come to bed yet! Someone is WRONG on the Internet!" - XKCD

    by SingularExistence on Sun Jun 02, 2013 at 07:59:05 PM PDT

    [ Parent ]

    •  ReTHUGlicans are about to make changes to that in (0+ / 0-)

      FitzWalkerstan!  

      Robber Baron "ReTHUGisms": John D. Rockefeller -"The way to make money is to buy when blood is running in the streets"; Jay Gould -"I can hire one half of the working class to kill the other half."

      by ranton on Sun Jun 02, 2013 at 11:21:14 PM PDT

      [ Parent ]

    •  Don't people have to pay for unemployment (0+ / 0-)

      Insurance? That's how I understand it.

      Women create the entire labor force. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Sympathy is the strongest instinct in human nature. - Charles Darwin

      by splashy on Tue Jun 04, 2013 at 01:30:32 AM PDT

      [ Parent ]

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site