There really is no argument against extending unemployment benefits.
They're happy to use budget gimmicks—except when it could help those who need it most.
A subsidized employment program would help get the long-term unemployed back to work.
The Senate deal on unemployment insurance is just about dead.
The House majority leader's stance is the height of hypocrisy.
They're placing an insurmountable level of proof on the liberal position.
Janet Yellen Is Looking Out for the Long-Term Unemployed
April 16, 2014
Congress may not be providing them much help. But Yellen is doing all she can.
Conservatives are prematurely saying their theory is correct, but the data doesn't back them up.
Republicans only care about the politics surrounding them.
March Jobs Report: Slow, But Steady Improvement
April 04, 2014
The economy still hasn't kicked into second gear.