Unemployment

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In what may be the first lawsuit aimed at stopping GOP-led states from terminating pandemic unemployment benefits early, jobless workers in Indiana are challenging Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb's decision to cease the payments -- including the $300 weekly federal boost -- at the end of this week. ...
Weekly benefits filings are approaching the long-term average, though the number of those receiving jobless aid remains high. ...
“Government’s primary responsibility is to help the American people during some of the toughest of times. Marco Rubio chose not to do that,” says Rep. Val Demings.  ...
Harris did not in her statement mention anything about the government-driven lockdowns that forced business, school, and daycare closures. ...

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