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Basic Income Guarantee: It’s Coming!

Basic Income Guarantee: It’s Coming!

By Shlomo Maital  

 

     President-elect Trump promised many things in his election campaign. One of his promises was to restore the lost jobs of steelmakers in Pennsylvania and coal miners in West Virginia. 425 more words

Innovation Blog

New York State Grants Unemployment Benefits To Two Former Uber And Lyft Drivers

The decision to grant unemployment benefits to two former drivers for ride-hailing apps Uber and Lyft is an interesting one, since it means that yet another government agency has concluded that “gig economy” workers were treated like employees and should be considered as such…at least for the purpose of getting some income while they aren’t driving. 173 more words

Government Policy

Ten Tips to Avoid Unemployment Insurance Fraud

Protect yourself from unemployment insurance fraud and make sure your benefits arrive on time by following these tips.

  1. File your own initial claim and weekly certifications.
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Idaho Department Of Labor

Investigations, Recovery Rates of 124% Discourage Unemployment Insurance Fraud

Investigators at the Idaho Department of Labor say they hear every excuse in the book – from ridiculous to outright outrageous – when it comes to claimants who commit unemployment insurance fraud. 720 more words

Idaho Department Of Labor

Unemployment insurance should focus on getting people back to work

Unemployment insurance is a valuable program for people enduring the stress and uncertainty of temporary joblessness. But if the benefits become too generous, unemployment insurance can incentivize people to stay out of work longer, hurting them — and the overall economy — in the long term. 437 more words

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Welfare Is The New Work

The welfare state of mind has spiraled out of control in America…

Two recent news stories highlight how pernicious the welfare state has become in America today. 913 more words