Thanks to your calls and letters during the fiscal showdown, many low-income families can breathe a temporary sigh of relief. Unfortunately, we’re not out of the woods yet. The next two months are critical. Now is the time to weigh in with your members of Congress.Visit link →
June 30th 2010 marks the 29th day that millions of unemployed workers have been left without jobless benefits as Congress continues to stall on passage of the American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act (HR4213). The bill failed a third time just last week, unable to get the 60 votes necessary to get through the Senate.
Write your senators today and urge them to act swiftly to extend unemployment insurance and other job-creation measures.