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Nevada Unemployment

10 States that Gouge the Unemployed (and the Existing Solution)

Adam Levin | Posted 04.17.2013 | Politics
Adam Levin

If you take a look at the way the following states allow unemployment benefits to be nickeled and dimed by megabank prepaid card programs you will see why it's time to change the system.

GOP Candidates Shine Light On A Dour Nevada

AP | By CRISTINA SILVA | Posted 04.04.2012 | Politics

LAS VEGAS -- In Nevada, people could once buy homes and feed their families with money earned from free-spending tourists who flocked to Sin City for ...

Ryan Grim

Las Vegas: What Really Happens Here | Ryan Grim | Posted 02.13.2012 | Politics

Video by Sara Kenigsberg Las Vegas, NEVADA - It's a cliche of journalism that lazy reporters learn all they think they need to know from the cabbie...

Arthur Delaney

Republican Primary's Next Stop: Foreclosureville | Arthur Delaney | Posted 01.12.2012 | Politics

The battle for the Republican presidential nomination has so far been waged in states relatively untouched by the Great Recession. Now it heads to thr...

Laura Bassett

Unemployed Entrepreneurs: In The Absence of Jobs, Some People Create Their Own | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

When Harold Brown, 49, was laid off from his job as an interior design drafter in December 2008, he knew that the prospects for reemployment were grim...

Ryan Grim

Nevada's Economic Misery May Be America's Future | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

So many homes in Las Vegas have been foreclosed upon that banks rarely bother to hang a "For Sale" sign on the front lawn anymore. Instead, visitors i...

Nevada Unemployment Is 10.4%, Highest Since 1983

Las Vegas Now | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Nevada's jobless rate surged nearly half a percentage point from February to March, rising from an adjusted 10 percent to 10.4 percent. That's the hig...