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NELP’s ED Rebecca Dixon reflects on two years of COVID-19
A transformed unemployment insurance system must center racial and gender justice.
NELP’s roadmap for a Just Recovery is based on our vision for bold structural change and on our fall 2020(…)
Congress finally passed a short-term relief bill after jobless workers had demanded UI extensions for months.
This is a truly frightening time for the many millions of people across the country who are unemployed. Here is(…)
An acute crisis looms as the number of long-term unemployed workers—people out of work for 26 weeks or longer—is ballooning.
This commentary was cross-published on the ACS Expert Forum Blog Background The COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare the structural challenges(…)
Unemployment insurance (UI) is a program designed to keep workers connected to the workforce. It is an earned benefit that(…)
Twelve years have passed since the onset of what we call the Great Recession. Now, as the effects of the(…)