White house pressures congress on long-term jobless, The white house is ratcheting up the pressure on congress to restore emergency long-term unemployment benefits when they return to washington next week. president. Obama urges congress to extend long-term jobless benefits, Raleigh, n.c., jan. 15 (upi) -- president barack obama wednesday urged congress to "do the right thing" and extend unemployment insurance for long-term. Unemployment benefit extension failure steals hope from, Unemployment benefit extension failure steals hope from americans in 2014; long term hoplessness extended. posted on | february 12, 2014 | 57 comments.
Unemployment benefit extension news update; valentine’s, Unemployment benefit extension news update; valentine’s day not as sweet for long term unemployed in 2014. posted on | february 14, 2014 | 127 comments. Congress returns with hefty to-do list - nbc politics, They’ve been away from washington for more than two weeks, but congress is finally back on the job. both chambers of congress are back in earnest this week to begin. Long-term unemployed face life without emergency benefits, The federal emergency unemployment compensation program runs out today because congress has yet to extend it for 2014.
Should lawmakers extend emergency benefits for long-term, Emergency benefits for the long-term unemployed stopped for 1.3 million americans at the end of december. kwame holman recaps the political debate over restarting. Senate republicans make new offer on long-term, 101st congress, 1st session (1989) 101st congress, 2nd session (1990) 102nd congress, 1st session (1991) 102nd congress, 2nd session (1992) 103rd congress. Slow progress on long-term unemployment benefits as 1.6, Washington -- lawmakers are almost getting somewhere on restoring unemployment insurance to the 1.3 million workers whose benefits lapsed last month. sort.