Governors reject stimulus money for unemployment

Governors reject stimulus money for unemployment
WASHINGTON — As money from the economic stimulus package begins flowing, some Republican governors are rejecting their states’ share of $ 7 billion for enhanced unemployment benefits, saying the strings Congress attached would lead to higher business taxes.
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9 States With the Highest Unemployment Rates
I’ve always been amazed by how quickly a recession can shoot the unemployment rate higher and, conversely, how long it can take for the jobs market to stabilize and for corporations to begin hiring following a recession. The recession we witnessed in 2008 …
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Jobs for the long run
UNEMPLOYMENT is high, and the longer people are unemployed the longer they are likely to stay that way. Eventually, they may become discouraged and drop out of the labour force. So what can be done? The economic infighting about whether unemployment is …
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