Long-Term Unemployment

Four Signs Long-Term Unemployment Is Becoming a National Tragedy
July 09, 2014

The long-term unemployed may be the greatest casualty from the recession.

Conservatives Say Cutting Unemployment Benefits Boosted the Jobs Numbers. This Chart Says Otherwise.
July 07, 2014

The evidence suggests that the end of unemployment benefits had little effect on long-term unemployment.

Recovery Summer May Finally Have Arrived
Finally, a jobs report routs expectations
July 03, 2014

Job growth beat expectations in June. The economy may finally be kicking into second gear.

Conservatives Miss the Main Liberal Argument on Unemployment Benefits—the One That's Proving Correct
April 23, 2014

It's only three months of evidence so far, but it supports the liberal position.

Map: See Which States Have the Worst Job Markets
April 18, 2014

North Dakota has the lowest unemployment rate. Rhode Island the highest.

The Senate Has a Deal on Unemployment Benefits. Here's What You Need to Know.
March 13, 2014

The deal is a big step forward, but many steps remain before the people who need this assistance can finally get it.

The Glaring Hole In Obama's Budget
March 04, 2014

Where are the ideas to help get the long-term unemployed back to work?