State, business leaders advocate for changes in unemployment insurance

first_imgLegislators, including Rep. Mike Marcotte, Vice Chair of the House Commerce Committee, Department of Labor Commissioner Patricia Moulton Powden, business owners, and leaders of the state s business organizations held a press conference today regarding fiscal challenges facing the Unemployment Insurance (UI) trust fund. They are urging legislative leaders to take action to address the growing shortfall in the trust fund through a balanced approach of gradual increases in the taxable wage base and adjustments in Vermont s unemployment benefits.last_img

2 Dead: Car found in canal in Loxahatchee Groves

first_imgLOXAHATCHEE, Fla. — Authorities are investigating the deaths of two people after a car was found in a canal near A Road in Loxahatchee Groves.Palm Beach County Fire Rescue says a passerby spotted the car just past 6 a.m. on Friday. Authorities say two people were in the car already deceased and divers were sent to get them out.last_img

Real Madrid ‘approves’ the Olympics in 2021

first_imgVinicius, Rodrygo, Kubo …As AS related, 13 members of the current Zidane squad and 4 on loan appeared on the respective list of their countries for Tokyo. They are Militao, Vinicius, Rodrygo, Reinier and Brahim, still of category Sub-23; Ramos, Nacho, Carvajal, Lucas, Isco, Asensio, Marcelo and Casemiro, that they could enter the quota of three ‘majors’ that each selection has; y Vallejo (Granada), Mayoral (Levante), Take Kubo (Mallorca) and Ceballos (Arsenal). The latter also exceeds the age limit of this generation, but De la Fuente wants him in the trio of ‘veterans’.In Spain, however, the picture is unique, since teams are required to release their players when the RFEF requires it. Despite this, this newspaper has already revealed that De la Fuente has those currently on loan, Ceballos (if next year he plays outside again he would not have this ‘privilege’), Vallejo and Mayoral, who were to be summoned this summer. And watch out if Fabián arrives at the Bernabéu … At Real Madrid, one of the three options that the agency was considering was particularly concerned: that of Tokyo 2020 being developed this fall., hypothesis that this Tuesday fell off the table in favor of 2021. The Games, as planned, naturally generated a certain rejection due to the possibility of several Madrid fans attending, which would have meant their absences in the preseason and, almost certainly, at the beginning of the course. But having them relocate in the middle of 2020-21 complicated the situation to the extreme. The chaos in which he has also plunged into sport the coronavirus it has clubs, federations and competition organizers in check. One of the problems revolves around how to face the next Olympic Games, in football initially devised from July 22 to August 8. That date will vary, although we will have to wait for the IOC to specify the new one.last_img read more