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Emergency Unemployment Extension

Sam Stein

Hope Is Not Entirely Lost As Senate Dems Alter Game Plan For Unemployment Benefits

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 02.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Stalled in their attempts to pass an extension of federal unemployment benefits, Senate Democrats are now placing their hopes in the han...

Michael McAuliff

Republicans Decide The Plan Was Awful Only If It Helped The Unemployed

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.13.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Many Republican senators recently said they opposed renewing long-term unemployment benefits on principle -- particularly the principle ...

Conference Committee Must Extend Emergency Unemployment Benefits

Rep. Barbara Lee | Posted 04.03.2012 | Politics
Rep. Barbara Lee

We must immediately extend the expiring emergency unemployment benefits to the maximum authorized levels, and we should also immediately add an additional 14 weeks of tier-I unemployment benefits. My bill with Congressman Bobby Scott does just that.