A system that hurts those it's intended to help.
The basic-income scheme is meant to save Finland money and reduce the country's high unemployment rate.
Does a new NBER study prove that cutting unemployment benefits increases employment?
Bureaucrats can't get act together enough to recover huge sums in overpaid unemployment benefits.
Says they're hard workers
Tuesday's vote failed
Criticizes for blocking them
Would provide 31 additional weeks in exchange for cuts elsewhere
Some will vote against it after having voted for it
Despite some lawmakers not being in Washington, D.C.
Needs support from five Republicans to avoid a filibuster on a plan to extend the benefits for three months
A bipartisan Senate proposal would reinstate jobless benefits for three months
Another three months
So give her more money
466,000 Californians are on unemployment benefits
Affects 80,000 people and could take weeks to resolve
$24 million in total
For fiscal year 2011-12
They pocketed a cool two million dollars
State legislators working out plan to pay funds back