Tag Archives: unemployment insurance

Matt Taibbi: Bailing Out the Bailout

“The Trump administration just bought this undead economy at retail prices and committed the Fed and the Treasury to sustaining it.”

Unhook Unemployment Benefits Extension from Keystone XL Pipeline Approval

Congress was on track to approve extending unemployment insurance, but that vote could fall apart over efforts to pressure the president to approve the controversial Keystone XL pipeline deal. Jim Cason, Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) Submitted by David Culver If Congress doesn’t act soon, 1.8 million people will lose their modest unemployment insurance […]