State Lawmakers Unveil Major Fix to Unemployment Compensation | Print |

Karen Woodall, who represents the Florida Center for Fiscal and Economic Policy, called the new bills "the beginning of the assault on the unemployed." She said lawmakers are blaming people who are victims of the recession for the fact that the unemployment trust fund is out of money. Florida's maximum weekly payment is already one of the lowest in the nation.

You can read the story in The Florida Tribune