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Good and Bad News for America’s Unemployed

The Department of Labor released its weekly unemployment claims report of last week’s data with numbers showing a decrease of 19,000 from the previous week. The number is the largest drop in initial claims for jobless benefits in two months. The department said the claims dropped to a seasonally adjusted …

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Kerry, Snowe Request FCC Use TV Airwaves for Broadband

Sen. John Kerry, chairman of the Commerce Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, and the Internet, and Olympia Snowe, senior member of the Commerce Committee wrote a letter to the Federal Communication Commission requesting it opens unused TV airwaves as a platform for low-cost broadband for those who remain unable to access …

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