ONE MILLION PEOPLE
losing their unemployment at the end of this month.
Today there was more bad news for the long termed unemployed who are still suffering from this supposed Obamanomics recovery.
“More than 1 million people will see their extended unemployment benefits immediately cut off at the end of the month if Congress doesn’t act.”
“An emergency federal benefit program was put in place during the recession to help those who are unemployed longer than six months. That allowed them to get as much as a year and a half of help while they searched for work, even after state benefits ran out.”
“But without congressional action, the program will expire at the end of December, meaning the most anyone could get would be six months of unemployment benefits. In some states, it would be even less.”
Of course Democrats are pulling on our heart strings to continue this benefit but I think Tom Cole, R-Okla said it best (from…
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