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The federal state unemployment insurance program began all the way back in 1935. It was started to help people who lost their jobs by giving them a safety net while they looked for new work. This ...
by corazonroto
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Aug 09, 2012 at 11:04 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Last Spring, I just could not stop getting bad news, all in one week: My amazing Grandmother, WWII Army Nurse 1941-1945, passed away... My "family" informing me months after it happened... The ...
by corazonroto
Comment Count 28 comments on Sat Aug 04, 2012 at 09:37 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
This is not the news anyone wants to hear...myself included. But here are the facts, in the form of the formal complaint I have sent to the State and Federal Officials I seem to have caught in a ...
by corazonroto
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Aug 04, 2012 at 02:44 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Hello there. You can call me "Nobody", and I happened to be in the Forest one day last year. I was unemployed and wandering around where I was not supposed to be...all by myself....deeper and ...
by corazonroto
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Jul 21, 2012 at 12:37 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
The Obama administration today announced that it has struck some sort of (unspecified) “deal with lawmakers” this week that will facilitate a pilot jobs/training program in 10 states, ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 61 comments on Thu Apr 19, 2012 at 10:10 AM PDT with 58 Recommends
The Obama administration ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 29 comments on Thu Dec 15, 2011 at 09:05 AM PST with 43 Recommends
The effort ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Dec 02, 2011 at 09:12 AM PST with 31 Recommends
AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Liz Shuler and U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis will kick off the second annual Next Up Young Workers Summit in Minneapolis tomorrow.
by James Parks
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Sep 28, 2011 at 12:49 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 306 comments on Mon Sep 05, 2011 at 12:30 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 27 comments on Wed Aug 31, 2011 at 10:24 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
I've written several variations of the comment I belatedly wrote in yesterday's [http://www.dailykos.com/story/2011/05/22/978243/-GOP-Cattle-Call-2012Week-of-05-22-11 "GOP Cattle Call"] over the ...
by Seneca Doane
Comment Count 57 comments on Mon May 23, 2011 at 02:53 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Yesterday, April 29, 2011, the U.S. Labor Department announced it would finally extend equal protection under gender identity. This move on behalf of the Labor Department is no small thing. Adding ...
by TheSolipsisticMe
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Apr 30, 2011 at 07:31 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
In an emotional ceremony, punctuated by several standing ovations, the U.S. Labor Department inducted into the Labor Hall of Fame 1,300 Memphis sanitation workers whose 1968 strike for their freedom ...
by James Parks
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Apr 29, 2011 at 01:20 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
I hear all the incredible sanctimonious language from the conservative GOPTea Party about the size of government, and I think it's about time we on the left, we who are pragmatic about this economy, ...
by pkohan
Comment Count 47 comments on Tue Apr 12, 2011 at 08:42 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
In old movies about the old West, there would be a wagon train of pioneers bedded down for the evening. A large campfire, a circle of wagons. A black dome of sky spangled with stars. The ...
by WineRev
Comment Count 34 comments on Mon Mar 07, 2011 at 07:02 AM PST with 28 Recommends
Hi, all. Today's report features: Investing In Education: The President travels to Florida to see an example of how investments in education coupled with reform can help our kids ...
by Kat 4 Obama
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Mar 07, 2011 at 04:00 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Hi, all. Today's report features: President's Remarks on Shooting of U.S. Service Members: "I want everybody to understand that we will spare no effort in learning how this ...
by Kat 4 Obama
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Mar 03, 2011 at 04:00 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Hi, all. Today's report features: Community College Summit Livestream: Watch it live this morning at 9 a.m. EST; the summit focus is “Transitioning Adult Learners to Community ...
by Kat 4 Obama
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Feb 28, 2011 at 04:00 AM PST with 14 Recommends
Hi, all. Today’s report features: • President on transition in Egypt: President Obama to President Mubarak: “...an orderly transition must be meaningful, it ...
by Kat 4 Obama
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Feb 02, 2011 at 07:20 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Hi, all. Today's report features: • West Wing Week: A video look at the past week. • Afghanistan-Pakistan Review: The President reports on ...
by Kat 4 Obama
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Dec 17, 2010 at 07:50 AM PST with 23 Recommends