United States workers who are out of work due to no fault of their own are eligible for unemployment benefits for up to 26 weeks. When the unemployment rate is high, benefits may be paid for additional weeks...
Unemployment extension occurs when regular unemployment benefits are
exhausted and ... To date, Congress has not passed any further extensions.
Feb 2, 2015 ... For states with rapidly rising unemployment rates, the Extended ... In addition,
Congress passed a program called Emergency Unemployment ...
Contra Costa Times – Congress must extend unemployment benefits: “In each of
.... did not extend an emergency program to help the long-term unemployed.
In a speech on Tuesday from the White House, President Barack Obama urged
Congress to come together in a bipartisan effort to extend emergency ...
Jan 31, 2015 ... Extended Unemployment Benefits Really Did Raise The Unemployment Rate ...
We exploit the variation induced by the decision of Congress in ...
Jul 21, 2014 ... It's been seven months since Congress let long-term unemployment ... the GOP
to get on board with an extension of unemployment benefits.
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Jan 14, 2014 ... 7 reasons why Congress's failure to extend unemployment insurance ... 26
weeks of jobless benefits at most, as they did before the recession.
Dec 28, 2014 ... When Congress avoided another fiscal cliff by saving the Highway Trust ... “The
extension of unemployment benefits does not appear to be the ...