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Emergency Unemployment

Sam Stein

Harry Reid Makes Dramatic Moves To Get Republicans On His Side | Sam Stein | Posted 02.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Democratic leadership is eyeing a pared-down version of legislation reauthorizing unemployment insurance in hopes that a smaller ...

Arthur Delaney

Senate Unemployment Negotiations Descend Into Chaos | Arthur Delaney | Posted 02.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- One of the Republicans who Democrats say they're wooing for an unemployment insurance deal said he hasn't heard from Democratic leaders ...

Michael McAuliff

GOP Congressman Says Providing Long-Term Jobless Aid Is 'Immoral' | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Rules Committee Chairman Pete Sessions (R-Texas) said Tuesday that it would be "immoral" to extend benefits to the longterm unempl...

Where Things Stand for the Unemployed

Chad Stone | Posted 03.16.2014 | Politics
Chad Stone

With last month's expiration of emergency federal jobless benefits, only regular state unemployment insurance (UI) benefits are available to qualifyin...