Long Term Unemployed

The following letter from a desperate and hopeless 99er named Mark was brought to my attention by another hard working 99er, Bud Meyers, of http://acompanyofone.org. Mark’s contact information is not yet available, but a number of 99ers are trying to find his whereabouts. Many 99ers, unemployed, and vulnerable Americans will be able to relate to Mark’s […]

Continue reading about A heartbreaking letter from an unemployed 99er who has given up all hope

I received more than 300 letters from those who submitted letters to the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Income Security and Family Support . The House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Income Security and Family Support held a hearing on June 10 titled: Hearing on Responding to Long-Term Unemployment. I asked readers of Rochester Unemployment Examiner to […]

Continue reading about Tier 5 and extended unemployment benefits are needed: letters to Congress from 99ers and other long-term unemployed

Due to receiving more than 300 letters thus far from those who submitted letters to the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Income Security and Family Support , I need to create multiple posts. The House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Income Security and Family Support held a hearing on June 10 titled: Hearing on Responding to […]

Continue reading about Tier 5 and extended unemployment benefits: letters to Congress from the long-term unemployed (Part 7)