H.R.3548 - Worker, Homeownership, and Business Assistance Act of 2009

To amend the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008 to provide for the temporary availability of certain additional emergency unemployment compensation, and for other purposes. view all titles (6)

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  • Short: Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2009 as introduced.
  • Official: To amend the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008 to provide for the temporary availability of certain additional emergency unemployment compensation, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Popular: Worker, Homeownership, and Business Assistance Act of 2009 as introduced.
  • Short: Worker, Homeownership, and Business Assistance Act of 2009 as passed senate.
  • Short: Worker, Homeownership, and Business Assistance Act of 2009 as enacted.
  • Short: Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2009 as passed house.

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    Patriots 09/12/2009 9:44am
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    LOL! We could get rich quick :) I’m too damn old for that though.

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    Patriots 09/12/2009 9:47am
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    Around where I live drugs are as common as water. It’s sad.

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    Patriots 09/12/2009 9:49am
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    Everyone trying to escape reality with illegal or legal drugs.

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    Patriots 09/12/2009 9:54am

    That reminded me of something I posted yesterday.

    Trying to find a job is not a job
    Keeping the unemployed busy is an exercise in denial — and social control.

    In most parts of the world, from Paris to Beijing, mass unemployment brings the specter of mass social unrest. Not here, though, where 13 million people have accepted joblessness with nary a peep of protest.

    Many reasons — from Prozac to Pentecostalism — have been cited to explain American passivity in the face of economic violence

    http://articles.latimes.com/2009/may/03/opinion/oe-ehrenreich3

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    Patriots 09/12/2009 10:08am

    And I talk about spell check. Here not hear :)

  • JMatzelle57 09/12/2009 9:53am

    thanks nacy.

    Im new hear and i get worried that we will dip below thats all i need money like everyone else

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    Patriots 09/12/2009 9:59am

    All the unemployed here are worried about the same thing. All the unemployed are welcome to join here. It took me some time to learn the ropes of posting on a forum myself.

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    Patriots 09/12/2009 10:09am

    I was thinking the same thing myself.

    Have a good weekend.

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    Patriots 09/12/2009 10:14am
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    Hey, don’t steal my “later” :)

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    Patriots 09/12/2009 10:21am
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    I have to ask, what is “Devil May Cry” ?

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    Patriots 09/12/2009 10:28am
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    I goggled it. You are who I thought I think :) That is good.

    Anyways, I don’t have a PlayStation etc. I can only play games on my computer. Maybe I will fire up Command and Conquer. It’s been a while.

    Take care my friend.

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    FLarlene 09/12/2009 12:05pm

    Have we all migrated here to 3548? Have a good weekend folks.

  • VLeichsenring 09/12/2009 10:07am

    I thought this website would give all of us unemployed people a well deserved laugh!
    Stuff Unemployed People Like
    http://stuffunemployedpeoplelike.com/

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    Patriots 09/12/2009 10:13am
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    Thank God McDonald’s cares about us and is helping LOL!!!!

    1. Fast Food Value Menus
  • Patriots 09/12/2009 10:19am
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    I think I will get some things done today too. The rain is finally stopping here.

    Time to leave the Matrix.

  • Patriots 09/12/2009 11:00am
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    I decided to play “Sins of a Solar Empire”.

    I find it fitting now.

    Later……

  • JMatzelle57 09/12/2009 11:23am

    Anyone here from ny….what u think we will get full 13 weeks…or will the unemployment go under 8.5

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    JMatzelle57 09/12/2009 11:50am

    Sorry gonzo i just dont understand something

    are they going by only june july and aug.

    so if we have a avg of those months then we get all 13 weeks no matter what..or can they yank it

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    JMatzelle57 09/12/2009 1:27pm

    gonzo

    so like u said if i am in that 8.5 or higher i will get all 13 weeks no if and or buts..
    They cant turn around and take it away

    im sorry im just trying to tell everyone at a forum i run so i want info correct

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    JMatzelle57 09/12/2009 1:43pm

    Ok i read it its over the last 3 months someone patriot said if the unemployment goes below 8.5 say in oct we lose all the money but if you look at his bill

    “HR 3548, to extend unemployment insurance benefits for an additional 13 weeks in states where unemployment has averaged at least 8.5% over the last three months. "

    that means if we have 8.5 or higher in june july and aug we get all 13 weeks no matter if the unemployment drops to 8.4& because october was lower am i correct thats better thats what i wanted to say

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