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North Carolina Unemployment Benefits

How to Disappear the Unemployed (See North Carolina)

George Wentworth | Posted 09.09.2013 | Politics
George Wentworth

In an increasing number of states, the perceived "problem" is no longer "unemployment" -- it's the "unemployed." And the most convenient and politically facile way to attack the unemployed is to attack unemployment insurance.

'Moral Monday' Returns To North Carolina After Sweeping GOP Cuts

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 07.02.2013 | Politics

Just a day after drastic, GOP-backed cuts hit North Carolina's unemployment benefits program, thousands of protesters again gathered at the state's Ge...

GOP Measure Makes Big Cuts

AP | EMERY P. DALESIO | Posted 06.28.2013 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. -- With changes to its unemployment law taking effect this weekend, North Carolina not only is cutting benefits for those who file new c...

State's NAACP President Blasts GOP Tactics

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics

North Carolina NAACP President and Rev. William Barber appeared on Tuesday's edition of "All In with Chris Hayes," reinforcing the causes that prompte...

GOP Governor Signs Harsh Measure

Reuters | Posted 04.21.2013 | Politics

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Feb 19 (Reuters) - North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory on Tuesday signed into law a measure that will cut benefits for jobless ...