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Census data reveal the significant impact of unemployment insurance on keeping people out of poverty.
If we are to have a just economic recovery, that ensures racial and gender equity, UI reforms must happen now.
Rebecca Dixon, NELP’s executive director, sums up why Congress must fix the nation’s unemployment system in its budget reconciliation bill:(…)
The latest jobs report shows we are falling short of a just recovery.
A transformed unemployment insurance system must center racial and gender justice.
Workers need bold reform that will lay the groundwork for an equitable unemployment insurance system and labor market.
The report calls for a stronger federal role and permanent reforms to UI benefits to better sustain families.
Of the 347,000 Georgians receiving jobless aid, nearly two in three will abruptly lose all of it.
NY’s legislature and Gov. Cuomo announced a historic deal to fix the state’s worst-in-the-nation unemployment insurance rules for part-time work.