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Arthur Delaney

Sequestration Cuts Taking Money Out Of Unemployed People's Pockets

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Thanks to federal budget cuts known as sequestration, Judy Cohagen of Arlington, Texas, recently saw her income shrink from $370 to $330...

Arthur Delaney

Jobs Report Shows 'Ongoing Disaster'

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.03.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Labor Department announced Friday morning that the economy has been steadily adding jobs, pushing the unemployment rate down to...

Arthur Delaney

11 States May End Unemployment Benefits Due To Sequestration

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- States are having such a hard time implementing congressional cuts to long-term unemployment insurance that some workforce agencies migh...

Arthur Delaney

Pink Slips, An Anniversary, And 50 Million Gallons Of Radioactive Sludge

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 04.03.2013 | Politics

When Travis Stephens first heard the word "sequestration," he thought it was nothing to worry about. "They said the sequestration -- they talked a...

Arthur Delaney

States Missing Sequester Deadline To Cut Jobless Pay

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 04.01.2013 | Politics

Jobless people in California and many other states won't have their unemployment compensation cut on schedule this month. States are supposed to tr...

Arthur Delaney

States Scramble To Implement Sequestration's Unemployment Cut

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 03.08.2013 | Politics

David Robbins of Carlsbad, Calif., has seen the news that federal budget cuts known as sequestration have taken effect and will chop a variety of prog...

Arthur Delaney

State Halts Jobless Benefits Because Of Sequestration, Then Reverses Course

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 02.28.2013 | Politics

UPDATE: 7:15 p.m. -- The Indiana state government has reversed its earlier decision to stop sending federal unemployment checks because of the looming...

Arthur Delaney

How The Sequester Would Hurt The Unemployed

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If the automatic spending cuts known as sequestration take effect as expected at the beginning of March, long-term unemployed Americans ...