Unemployment insurance

It's the Final Hour for Congress to Support Jobless Workers

With a cost-cutting GOP coming to town, this may be the last benefit extension for millions out of work.

The Physical and Emotional Costs of Long-Term Unemployment

Studies show this crisis isn’t just about money any more.

Advocates Prep for Next Round of Bruising Jobless Benefits Fight

After lawmakers finish talking about unemployed on the stump, they’ve got just two weeks to help them.

Poll: Jobless Insurance Now, Deficit Reduction Later

The Senate is expected to begin debate today on extending unemployment insurance until November. The overwhelming majority of Americans support doing so, according to a new poll, but the Senate is poised to ignore that fact–not to mention the plight of millions of unemployed Americans.