CLASP http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/rss CLASP In Focus Feed Tue, 24 Jan 2012 05:00:00 +0000 AMPS en hourly 1 Senate Prepares to Renew Jobless Benefits http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/senate-prepares-to-renew-jobless-benefits Tue, 01 Apr 2014 12:15:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/senate-prepares-to-renew-jobless-benefits Subsidized Employment a Key Strategy in President’s Budget http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/subsidized-employment-a-key-strategy-in-presidents-budget Fri, 07 Mar 2014 13:36:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/subsidized-employment-a-key-strategy-in-presidents-budget 2014: The Year for Action on State Work Sharing Programs http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/2014-the-year-for-action-on-state-work-sharing-programs Fri, 24 Jan 2014 10:33:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/2014-the-year-for-action-on-state-work-sharing-programs Resolved for 2014: Renew Jobless Benefits for the Long-Term Unemployed http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/resolved-for-2014-renew-jobless-benefits-for-the-long-term-unemployed Mon, 06 Jan 2014 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/resolved-for-2014-renew-jobless-benefits-for-the-long-term-unemployed Despite Improving Employment Picture, Jobless Workers Face a Bleak Holiday with Federal Unemployment Benefits Set to Expire http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/despite-improving-employment-picture-jobless-workers-face-a-bleak-holiday-with-federal-unemployment-benefits-set-to-expire Fri, 06 Dec 2013 10:27:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/despite-improving-employment-picture-jobless-workers-face-a-bleak-holiday-with-federal-unemployment-benefits-set-to-expire Shutdown, Sequester Hit Workforce Programs http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/shutdown-sequester-hit-workforce-programs Wed, 23 Oct 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/shutdown-sequester-hit-workforce-programs Subsidized Employment Helps Long-Term Unemployed Reconnect to Workforce http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/subsidized-employment-helps-long-term-unemployed-reconnect-to-workforce Thu, 12 Sep 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/subsidized-employment-helps-long-term-unemployed-reconnect-to-workforce Pathways Back to Work Act Introduced http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/pathways-back-to-work-act-introduced Tue, 23 Jul 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/pathways-back-to-work-act-introduced New Research Shows Value of Subsidized Employment Programs to Employers, Employees http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/new-research-shows-value-of-subsidized-employment-programs-to-employers-employees Wed, 29 May 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/new-research-shows-value-of-subsidized-employment-programs-to-employers-employees President's Budget Calls for Pathways Back to Work Fund http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/presidents-budget-calls-for-pathways-back-to-work-fund Fri, 12 Apr 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/presidents-budget-calls-for-pathways-back-to-work-fund In Face of Budget Constraints, State and Local Governments Find Creative Ways to Fund Subsidized and Transitional Jobs Programs http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/in-face-of-budget-constraints-state-and-local-governments-find-creative-ways-to-fund-subsidized-and-transitional-jobs-programs Thu, 07 Mar 2013 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/in-face-of-budget-constraints-state-and-local-governments-find-creative-ways-to-fund-subsidized-and-transitional-jobs-programs When it Comes to Job Creation, “Do No Harm” Isn’t Enough http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/when-it-comes-to-job-creation-do-no-harm-isnt-enough Tue, 20 Nov 2012 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/when-it-comes-to-job-creation-do-no-harm-isnt-enough New Law Gives Major Employment Strategy a Boost http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/new-law-gives-major-employment-strategy-a-boost Wed, 04 Apr 2012 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/new-law-gives-major-employment-strategy-a-boost Subsidized Jobs a Good Strategy, But Comprehensive Jobs Creation Strategy Still Needed http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/subsidized-jobs-a-good-strategy-but-comprehensive-jobs-creation-strategy-still-needed Fri, 09 Mar 2012 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/subsidized-jobs-a-good-strategy-but-comprehensive-jobs-creation-strategy-still-needed Congress Extends Unemployment Assistance through 2012 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/congress-extends-unemployment-assistance-through-2012 Fri, 17 Feb 2012 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/congress-extends-unemployment-assistance-through-2012 President's Budget Includes Subsidized Employment and Job Training Opportunities http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/presidents-budget-includes-subsidized-employment-and-job-training-opportunities Tue, 14 Feb 2012 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/presidents-budget-includes-subsidized-employment-and-job-training-opportunities Republican Lawmakers Propose Robbing Peter, Err, Children to Pay Paul http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/republican-lawmakers-propose-robbing-peter-err-children-to-pay-paul Fri, 10 Feb 2012 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/republican-lawmakers-propose-robbing-peter-err-children-to-pay-paul Congress: Don't Kick Workers When They're Down http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/congress-dont-kick-workers-when-theyre-down Wed, 08 Feb 2012 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/congress-dont-kick-workers-when-theyre-down Congress Should Reject Proposals That Would Stigmatize and Deny Benefits to Jobless Workers http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/congress-should-reject-proposals-that-would-stigmatize-and-deny-benefits-to-jobless-workers Thu, 02 Feb 2012 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/congress-should-reject-proposals-that-would-stigmatize-and-deny-benefits-to-jobless-workers President Obama Sets an Ambitious Training Goal http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/president-obama-sets-an-ambitious-training-goal Wed, 25 Jan 2012 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/president-obama-sets-an-ambitious-training-goal Work Share Programs Gain Traction in States http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/work-share-programs-gain-traction-in-states Thu, 19 Jan 2012 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/work-share-programs-gain-traction-in-states Congress Reaches Year-End Resolution on Unemployment, Payroll Tax Extension http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/congress-reaches-year-end-resolution-on-unemployment-payroll-tax-extension Fri, 23 Dec 2011 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/congress-reaches-year-end-resolution-on-unemployment-payroll-tax-extension House Rejects Payroll, UI Extension, Leaving Families in Limbo http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/house-rejects-payroll-ui-extension-leaving-families-in-limbo Tue, 20 Dec 2011 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/house-rejects-payroll-ui-extension-leaving-families-in-limbo House Threat to Reject Bipartisan UI and Payroll Tax Extension Will Harm Families http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/house-threat-to-reject-bipartisan-ui-and-payroll-tax-extension-will-harm-families Mon, 19 Dec 2011 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/house-threat-to-reject-bipartisan-ui-and-payroll-tax-extension-will-harm-families House Bill Cuts Federal UI Benefits, Stigmatizes Joblessness, Penalizes Workers with Least Education http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/house-bill-cuts-federal-ui-benefits-stigmatizes-joblessness-penalizes-workers-with-least-education Mon, 12 Dec 2011 13:00:00 -0500 http://www.clasp.org/issues/employment-strategies/in-focus/house-bill-cuts-federal-ui-benefits-stigmatizes-joblessness-penalizes-workers-with-least-education