Paddling against the jobless tide

Hage, David
November 1993
U.S. News & World Report;11/29/93, Vol. 115 Issue 21, p86
Tells how the Clinton administration plans to overhaul the nation's unemployment insurance system to help those permanently out of work. Criticism of unemployment insurance as subsidization of the idle; Labor Secretary Robert Reich's plan to encourage states to redeploy benefit checks; Streamlining the network of unemployment offices; Hurdles the Workforce Security Act will face on Capitol Hill; Changing financial incentives; Details.


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