Judge blocks Maryland governor from ending federal unemployment benefits early.
The governor sought to curtail pandemic jobless aid, citing a worker shortage.
The legal action came in response to multiple cases challenging Hogan's decision, which was announced in early June. The Republican governor said at the time that many businesses were facing"severe worker shortages" and"we look forward to getting more Marylanders back to work."
Brian Witte/AP, FILEIn this April 12, 2021 photo Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan talks to reporters at the governor's residence on the last day of the state's legislative session in Annapolis, Md.Fletcher-Hill wrote the plaintiffs demonstrated that they"will suffer irreparable harm" if the injunction was not issued, and have shown that the issuance of it"is in the public interest."
Federal pandemic unemployment benefits include an extra $300 a week and also expand eligibility to allow more people who may not have previously qualified (such as independent contractors) to receive jobless aid. The bolstered federal unemployment insurance programs were set to last through early September, though Hogan sought to cut them off in July. headtopics.com
MORE: Why business leaders need a 'wake-up call' to take burnout seriously right now, experts sayA slew of states have similarly sought to curtail the enhanced federal unemployment benefits programs. Many Republican governors, including Hogan, have argued these benefits are dissuading people from seeking work as the economy begins to bounce back from the pandemic-induced downturn. An apparent labor shortage in the restaurant industry as many businesses reopen at once has also left some employers struggling to find staff.Read more: ABC News »
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Royal Caribbean is not responsible for the death of toddler in 2019, judge rulesA judge threw out the family's lawsuit against the cruise line, arguing the grandfather should have known he was holding a toddler in an open window. Well, it should be. I can’t begin to imagine this grandfather’s pain—and I’m trying to withhold judgment. Tragic. RoyalCaribbean That is the correct verdict.
Royal Caribbean is not responsible for the death of toddler Chloe Wiegand, judge rulesA judge threw out the family's lawsuit against the cruise line, arguing the toddler's grandfather should have known he was holding the girl in an open window. He should have.
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