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Madeline Case Clip 2: Unemployment in 2008

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Madeline Case interviewed by Emily Haley

Date:

Time Period: 2008-2017

Description:

Lost her job in 2008, attended “one stop workforce center” on Jamaica Avenue for a time after that. She said they provided excellent training programs in 2008 because of all the layoffs going on; however now they’ve cut back on their services. She expresses W gratitude that President George. Bush extended unemployment benefits at that time before leaving office. Compares how lucky she was then to the short amount of unemployment someone would receive today.

Location:

Locations discussed: Jamaica Avenue, Queens, NY

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