Strengthening Unemployment Protections

The center cosponsored an event, “Strengthening Unemployment Protections in America,” with the Center for American Progress (CAP) and the National Employment Law Project (NELP). At the event, Representative Sandy Levin (D-MI) and White House Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Jason Furman spoke about the need for unemployment insurance (UI) reform. Project on Deep Poverty Director Indivar Dutta-Gupta served as a speaker for a subsequent panel discussion on UI and the Jobseeker’s Allowance