Post Politics: unemployment insurance

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 02/06/2014

Senate hits another dead end on unemployment benefits

Republicans complained that the latest proposal did not have a proper offsetting spending cut to lessen the impact on the federal deficit.

By Paul Kane  |  02:55 PM ET, 02/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  unemployment insurance

Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 01/31/2014

Obama hails new private-sector commitment to hiring long-term unemployed

The White House continues post State of the Union push with move to help people out of work for long periods.

By David Nakamura  |  12:26 PM ET, 01/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Obama, unemployment insurance