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A lot of what I have to say before isn't new, but I hope that I'm organizing it in an accessible way. Supporters of what I'll call the Obama-McConnell deal defend it with essentially the argument ...
by Seneca Doane
Comment Count 146 comments on Sat Dec 11, 2010 at 07:38 PM PST with 40 Recommends
So, it turns out that in the last round of UI benefit extension/payroll tax cut extension talks, a teeny weeny thing was quietly changed that is now resulting in an estimated 200,000 Americans ...
by La Gitane
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat May 12, 2012 at 12:38 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
And mine, by the by, because I filed for my unemployment on July7th. My unemployment benefits will run out on Saturday, January 9th (the last week that I can file for ends on this day).
by Angie in WA State
Comment Count 28 comments on Mon Dec 07, 2009 at 01:36 PM PST with 28 Recommends
It’s no longer an abstract. It’s real and it hurts badly.
by bulbul08
Comment Count 99 comments on Sat Dec 11, 2010 at 01:46 PM PST with 25 Recommends
Not everybody agreed with him . But it was still a performance I would've paid to ...
by jurassicpork
Comment Count 34 comments on Sat Dec 11, 2010 at 08:35 AM PST with 22 Recommends
UPDATED: Yesterday in a statement acting Labor Secretary Seth D. Harris said we've had "7.2 million private sector jobs over the last 40 consecutive months of growth" (That would be from March ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Jul 06, 2013 at 11:23 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
My friend Keri is coming to the end of her unemployment insurance, but discovered that you may be able to get an ADDITIONAL UI extension, and a government grant, for job training -- however, you ...
by freelancewoman
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Dec 17, 2010 at 02:28 PM PST with 16 Recommends
One would think that the GOP would learn from one idiotic mistake. But when you're a dinosaur incapable of adaptation to your environment and stupid to boot, learning from past mistakes is our of ...
by steve1960
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2015 at 06:47 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
If you were suddenly laid off, how much should you get to help you survive until you could find your next job? If you are a CEO of a major corporation, then you would be expecting something in the ...
by Liberal Thinking
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Jul 02, 2010 at 03:41 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
This will be short, as I'm reading all these diaries and comments about this Faux-scal Cliff deal. The point I see pressed the hardest by those trying to convince others to see this deal as a good ...
by UnaSpenser
Comment Count 68 comments on Wed Jan 02, 2013 at 11:34 AM PST with 11 Recommends
by catchlightning
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Jun 28, 2011 at 01:36 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
It's hard to believe that I got the call back in February this year: "we are not going to renew your contract." That's never great news to hear; in my case, though, it wasn't for lack of funds but ..
by magpie02141
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Nov 26, 2010 at 10:53 PM PST with 9 Recommends
H.B. No. 7432 Was introduced by My opponent and Speaker of the House Jim Amann. This bill is a Dream Bill for UI our electricity nighmare company now soaking us again and again with rate hikes that ...
by rfrank118
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Nov 09, 2007 at 11:48 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Congress struggles to extend unemployment compensation for workers ruined by the Republican economy, but at the top there’s no lack of money for unemployed CEOs. You don’t even need to ...
by Liberal Thinking
Comment Count 29 comments on Tue Jul 27, 2010 at 10:49 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ________________________________________________________________ For Immediate Release January 7, 2014 REMARKS BY THE ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jan 07, 2014 at 10:47 AM PST with 6 Recommends
Glancing through the GOOPER blogs, there seems to be universal admiration fo the GOOPER Gov of Louisiana. Would things be different were he a member of the Democratic Party?
by barry s
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun May 09, 2010 at 05:45 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 13, 2014 Statement by the Press Secretary We are pleased Democrats and Republicans in the Senate have come together ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Mar 13, 2014 at 04:21 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Weekly Audit: Millions of Americans Could Lose Unemployment Benefits Editor's Note: Happy Thanksgiving from the Media Consortium! This week, we aren't stopping The Audit, The Pulse, The ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Nov 23, 2010 at 08:20 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Tough Shit! That's what Senator Bunning has told the American people , who are praying that come Monday ...
by LiberalKentuckian
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Feb 26, 2010 at 11:34 PM PST with 5 Recommends
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 7, 2014 Statement by the President Today the Senate acted in a bipartisan way to reinstate emergency unemployment ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Apr 07, 2014 at 04:17 PM PDT with 4 Recommends