unemployment insurance

Here's Definitive Proof That Republicans Don't Care About the Long-Term Unemployed
July 13, 2014

They're happy to use budget gimmicks—except when it could help those who need it most.

The Long-Term Unemployed Are Depressed. Here's How We Can Help Them.
June 09, 2014

A subsidized employment program would help get the long-term unemployed back to work.

Eric Cantor: I'm Fine With Deficit-Raising Tax Cuts, But Not Unemployment Insurance
May 06, 2014

The House majority leader's stance is the height of hypocrisy.

The Real Reason Conservatives Oppose Renewing Unemployment Insurance
They don't want to spend the money
April 28, 2014

They're placing an insurmountable level of proof on the liberal position.

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.

Conservatives' Bogus New 'Proof' that Jobless Benefits Hurt the Economy
April 10, 2014

Conservatives are prematurely saying their theory is correct, but the data doesn't back them up.

House GOP Leader Admits His Party Doesn’t Care About the Long-Term Unemployed
April 08, 2014

Republicans only care about the politics surrounding them.

Mitch McConnell Hates Increasing the Deficit—Except When It Benefits Corporations
March 31, 2014

He requires a spending offset for unemployment insurance, but not corporate tax extenders.

Republicans Are Appalled by Budget Gimmicks—Unless They're Funding GOP Priorities
March 27, 2014

Extend unemployment insurance? That would bust the budget. Help doctors avoid pay cuts? That's another story....

The Most Frightening Result of the Great Recession: Jobless Americans Who Have Given Up
March 20, 2014

Congress could do something about it, but of course it's not.

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