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  • Washington Journal Roundtable on Planned Changes to Overtime Eligibility
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    President Obama's Proposed Changes to Overtime Eligibility

    Elizabeth Milito and Christine Owens talked about the White House’s proposed changes to federal overtime rules, and they might mean for employees and the hiring process.

    482 views
  • Emergency Unemployment Compensation Program
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    Emergency Unemployment Compensation Program

    Christine Owens talked about the scheduled year-end expiration of the Emergency Unemployment Compensation Program, which was designed to provide assistance to long-term unemployed workers after…

    36,911 views
  • Democrats Hold Hearing on Unemployment Benefits
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    Long-Term Unemployment Benefits

    The Democratic Steering Committee held a hearing on renewing the federal extension of unemployment insurance benefits. The extension, which was set to expire on December 28, 2013, was put…

    1,395 views
  • LowWage Workers and the Minimum Wage
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    Low-Wage Workers and the Minimum Wage

    Christine Owens talked about the National Employment Law Project’s efforts to highlight the plight of low-wage workers and efforts to raise the minimum wage. She also responded to telephone calls…

    39,865 views
  • LongTerm Unemployment Benefits Program
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    Long-Term Unemployment Benefits Program

    Christine Owens talked about the Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) program, scheduled to expire on January 2, 2013, without action by Congress. Enacted in 2008 as an emergency…

    408 views
  • Unemployment Among Older Workers
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    Unemployment Among Older Workers

    Witnesses testified about the findings of a new report on the employment status of older workers since the recession, older workers' financial risks from long-term unemployment, and…

    164 views
  • Christine Owens on Unemployment Benefits
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    Christine Owens on Unemployment Benefits

    Christine Owens spoke about unemployment benefits as the Senate considered legislation to extend benefits past the current December 31st expiration date. She responded to telephone calls…

    254 views
  • Economic Recovery Options
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    Economic Recovery Options

    659 views
  • Employment Situation
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    Employment Situation

    Commissioner Keith Hall testified about the report released that morning with of the Bureau of Labor Statistics' (BLS) monthly employment figures. Then testimony was heard on unemployment…

    89 views