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Time to End the Race-to-the-Bottom on Unemployment Insurance Share This

Rob Atkinson | Nov 23, 2020 | Safety Net

While the unemployment rate had fallen to 6.9 percent in October, the employment-population ratio was 3.7 percentage points lower than in February. 6.7 million workers were no longer looking for work and 3.6 million workers were unemployed for 27 weeks or more. Congress is considering a stimulus and recovery package, that hopefully should include support […]

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