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Mike’s Financial Pocket: 5 Reasons Why Unemployment Benefits Should Not Be Extended
The new crusade by President Obama is an extension of the recently-expired unemployment benefits — which is somewhat ironic, because the “unemployment rate” is expected by some to drop below 7% for the first time in over five years on Friday, when …

New Study: Unemployment Benefits Weaken Economy
New academic research released last week showing that extending unemployment benefits is a net economic drag could strengthen the conservative case against extending those benefits at the federal level. Congress allowed benefits for the long-term …
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