The Quiet Death Of Long-Term Unemployment Insurance In 2013

December 27, 2013   // 0 Comments

  Sam Stein and Arthur Delaney WASHINGTON -- The looming expiration of federal unemployment benefits raises the question of whether Democratic lawmakers bungled the debate. Though Congress can still act retroactively, Democrats' goal had been to pass an extension of the benefits before Dec. 28, when they are set to expire. The administration and allies on the Hill tried to attach a provi...

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