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Arthur Delaney

Florida Dropping Online Test For Unemployment Benefits

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 06.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The state of Florida will no longer force layoff victims to answer reading and math questions in order to receive unemployment insurance...

Arthur Delaney

Rick Scott's Unemployment Scheme Exposed

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.13.2013 | Politics

The Florida government insists that the controversial state Initial Skills Review required when applying for unemployment insurance is not a test. ...

Arthur Delaney

State's Unemployment System Violates Civil Rights Requirements

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 04.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Florida violated federal civil rights law with its new and unusual requirement that unemployment claimants file online and take math and...

Rick Scott Gets Testy With Reporter

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 09.19.2012 | Politics

Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) faced a tough line of questioning at a press conference Tuesday, eventually shutting down a reporter who was seeking answe...

The Daily Szep: In Sunny Florida

Paul Szep | Posted 10.19.2012 | Comedy
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Arthur Delaney

More Trouble For Rick Scott

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2012 | Politics

Two legal groups want the federal government to investigate Florida's treatment of jobless workers following reforms that made the Sunshine State's un...

Florida Set To Slash Unemployment Benefits

St. Petersburg Times | Michael C. Bender | Posted 07.08.2011 | Politics

Out-of-work Floridians would receive fewer state benefits while businesses pay less tax under a controversial proposal approved Friday by a divided Le...