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Funny thing about the Republican party and their candidates – they’re big on referencing Ronald Reagan but rarely anyone else.

They pretty much avoid talk of Bush unless to mount a defense and say he kept the country safe. 360 more words

Gov. Walker approves rule requiring those receiving unemployment benefits to pass drug test

MADISON — Governor Scott Walker on Wednesday, May 4th approved a rule requiring certain Wisconsinites receiving unemployment insurance benefits to pass a drug test.

“This new rule brings us one step closer to moving Wisconsinites from government dependence to true independence,” Governor Walker said in a statement issued to FOX6 News. 165 more words

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US - Extension of unemployment benefits has no significant effect on the unemployment rate research finds

Gabriel Chodorow-Reich of Harvard University and Loukas Karabarbounis of the University of Chicago find that the extension of unemployment benefits from 26 to 99 weeks during the Great Recession increased the unemployment rate by at most 0.3 percentage point. 47 more words

In The News

"Up-And-Running Now": Hillary's "Establishment Politics" Has Already Delivered Some Of The Paid Leave Sanders Promises

The negative reviews of and cascading events from Bernie Sanders’ less-than-deft Q&A with the New York Daily News earlier this week continue. But there is one additional passage from that interview that deserves, but has largely escaped, notice (emphasis mine): 626 more words


Letters for Tuesday, March 29

Edwards supports the community

Re: “Billionaire wears blinders,” Letter, March 28.

Marty Schacht, referring to Murray Edwards, asks the following: “Are these people totally controlled in life by the almighty dollar? 672 more words


'They’re not even trying:' Western premiers press Ottawa for broader EI benefits

As more workers in oil-producing areas of western Canada lose their jobs, the premiers of Alberta and Saskatchewan are ramping up pressure on Ottawa to extend enhanced employment insurance benefits across their provinces. 690 more words


Webinar on Solve your Multistate Payroll Issues for the Mobile Workforce

Scheduled On : Friday, April 1, 2016 at 13:00 Hrs

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The internet and mobile devices have helped change the nature of employment. There are fewer central offices and more home offices. 255 more words