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Lachlan Markay
Lachlan Markay
Investigative Reporter, Heritage Foundation

Congress should heed Paul Krugman on unemployment benefits

3:42 PM 11/26/2012

As Congress ramps up its negotiations over the fiscal cliff and impending tax hikes, left-wing groups have taken to the Hill to lobby lawmakers for an extension in unemployment benefits, despite evidence that such an extension could prolong the country’s years-long joblessness spell.