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How Federal Unemployment Insurance (UI) Extensions Work

This fact sheet provides basic details about the tiers and levels of UI benefits currently under discussion. Read more

Extending the Tax Cuts

NETWORK has serious concern about extension of the 2001 and 2003 tax cuts to the two to three percent of the population with the highest income. Read more

Simone Campbell in Bethesda, MS

Date: 
Tue, 2010-10-26 04:00

NETWORK Executive Director Simone Campbell, SSS, will be presenting a workshop "God's Economy" at St. Bartholomew Church in Bethesda, MD, 7:00 - 9:00 PM

Blog: Pursuing Real Development for Colombia

Oct 12, 2010 | By David Golemboski

Last week, I attended a meeting of the Council of the Americas, at which Juan Carlos Echeverry, Minister of Finance for Colombia, gave a presentation titled “Democratic Prosperity in Colombia and Main Challenges of the Santos Administration.” Read more

Tax Cuts and Job Creation?

Tax cuts for the top 2-3% percent of households have not created significant job growth or economic demand. Read more

Blog: Let's Look at Tax Reform

Oct 07, 2010 | By Casey Schoeneberger

Ben Franklin may have been right when he said that “…nothing is certain but death and taxes,” but America is not so confident when it comes to reforming the tax code. Read more

Blog: Why the Tax Benefits Should Not Be Extended for the Top Quintile

Oct 06, 2010 | By Marge Clark, BVM

In 2007 – 2008, everyone was hurt by the recession. In 2008 – 2009 the pain continued, except for the highest earning quintile of households. Read more

Blog: Poverty and the Politics of Reelection

Sep 28, 2010 | By Stephanie Niedringhaus

Why have the politics of reelection overshadowed the urgent needs of people in poverty? Washington seems to be tied up in knots, unable to even talk about – let alone address – the enormous income gap between those who are wealthy and those who are poor. Read more

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