Federal Unemployment Benefits

New Jersey Among Hardest Hit States By Expiring Unemployment BenefitsDemocrats in the United States House Committee on Ways and Means released a report on the impact of letting the federal unemployment benefit program expire. According to that report, New Jersey will be the hardest hit per capita of any state.
In Philadelphia, A Call For Restoration of Extended Federal Jobless Benefits "It's the ol' bang for the buck. You spend a buck on unemployment, by some estimates you get more than $1.70 back," Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa., right) said.