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Wisconsin Unemployment

GOP Governor's Office Tries To Disappear Critical Story

The Huffington Post | Ryan Rainey | Posted 08.30.2013 | Politics

During his 2010 campaign, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) pledged to create hundreds of thousands of jobs in the state. The promise was so central to ...

GOP Bill Would Let State Into Unemployed People's Bank Accounts

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.31.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Republicans want the state government to access some unemployed people's private bank accounts with the same power it uses to ...

Illinois Adds Jobs As Wisconsin Sees Big Losses

Posted 12.05.2011 | Chicago

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn finally has some political ammunition to use the next time Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker mocks the Land of Lincoln's eco...

Arthur Delaney

Paul Ryan's Office Calls Cops On Jobless Protesters | Arthur Delaney | Posted 10.19.2011 | Politics

Staffers for Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) called police on Thursday evening to disperse unemployed protesters staging a sit-in at his Kenosha, Wis., office...

Arthur Delaney

More Than 10,000 Await Return Of Unemployment Benefits In Wisconsin | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.29.2011 | Politics

After Gov. Scott Walker signed a budget bill on Sunday making unemployment benefits stingier for new layoff victims, more than 10,000 jobless Wisconsi...

Arthur Delaney

More States Eye Cuts To Unemployment Benefits | Arthur Delaney | Posted 07.19.2011 | Politics

Add Pennsylvania and Wisconsin to the list of states considering cuts to unemployment insurance. The Pennsylvania General Assembly needs to pass a...