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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – “More month than money.  So, I guess I’ll be hitting the food banks,” said Mr. James Brewer. That’s the new reality…

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  Users and those who get the EBT card will start seeing some changes, and not in a good way.   (RNN/CNN) – Millions of…

via BBC News The US added 146,000 jobs in November, official data shows, as the economy seemingly shrugged off storm Sandy. The unexpectedly strong performance brought the unemployment rate down to a four-year low of 7.7% of the workforce. The jobs figure was well above most analysts’ expectations and continued a recent surge that began […]

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - More than 500 Cleveland teachers were recently laid off.  Now those remaining are being asked to give up some benefits as…

If Congress fails to reauthorize extended unemployment benefits by the end of November, it will spoil the holidays for 1.2 million people, according to the National Employment Law Project. “The program deadline falls in the midst of the holiday season, when unemployed families do their best to put food on the table and hold on […]

If you’re hoping to get a hearing before a federal judge in Ohio so you can qualify for Social Security disability benefits, you have to be patient. Waits in Ohio are longer than they are in any other state. That’s according to a report released today by Allsup, a for-profit company that helps Americans file […]

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