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Protest Aimed at House Speaker Boehner

House Speaker John Boehner met by protesters


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Extending Benefits For Nevada’s Unemployed?

Nevada Republican U.S. Senator Dean Heller and Rhode Island Democratic Senator Jack Reed have introduced a bill to temporarily extend federal jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed.


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Businesses To Pay More For Unemployment

Nevada businesses on average will pay $77 more per employee in state unemployment insurance taxes next year to try to shore up the state’s jobless benefits trust fund that was exhausted during the Great Recession as a record number of workers lost their jobs.


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Laid-Off Workers Cost Nevada Millions

Employers would pay $72 a year more per employee in unemployment insurance under a plan approved by the Nevada Employment Security Council.