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
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 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?