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NEO AFSC January 29, 2016 Podcast


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We summarize last week’s activities; share upcoming events for next week; and provide an update on the attack on Ohio’s unemployment compensation system (and the need to take action), the signing of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (and the need to take action), why John Kasich should join the growing movement to end corporate personhood and money as speech, and what looks like the start of the next decline of the economy…and what you can do. (Length 31:27)

President Obama Announces New Wage Insurance Program That Could Potentially Increase Employer Costs

As a way to incentivize individuals who are unemployed to return to work and create additional opportunities for these individuals, President Obama recently outlined a new wage insurance plan that would provide supplemental payments to employees who lose their jobs and subsequently obtain lower-paid positions. 324 more words

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NEO AFSC January 22, 2016 Podcast

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We summarize last week’s activities; share upcoming events for next week; and discuss the TPP as a brand new same old story, taking action to protect unemployment insurance in Ohio, the water AND democracy crisis in Flint MI, shedding light on “dark money” nonprofit groups that spend money in federal elections, and a little history on taxing the rich.  (Length: 38:09)

Obama proposes retool of unemployment insurance benefits

Days after announcing major overhauls to unemployment benefits in his State of the Union address, President Barack Obama revealed details of the plan in his  163 more words

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Obama Proposes Retool Of Unemployment Insurance Benefits

Days after announcing major overhauls to unemployment benefits in his State of the Union address, President Barack Obama revealed details of the plan in his  163 more words

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Obama Proposes Retool Of Unemployment Insurance Benefits

Days after announcing major overhauls to unemployment benefits in his State of the Union address, President Barack Obama revealed details of the plan in his  163 more words

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Unemployment Insurance in US - The President’s proposal

The President’s proposal contains three core elements:

  1. Protecting Workers with Wage Insurance:  The President’s plan would ensure workers have access to wage insurance that would replace half of lost wages, up to $10,000 over two years.
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