Rebecca Rainey

Journalist (NATIONAL)
An employment and immigration reporter with POLITICO Pro and the author of the Morning Shift newsletter.

Links: @RebeccaARainey | Bio | (Current as of: July 31, 2020)


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‘We’re already too late’: Unemployment lifeline to lapse even with an aid deal

Rebecca Rainey, Eleanor Mueller
Politico
U.S. lawmakers are struggling to hammer out another economic relief package before Congress adjourns next week. But for millions of Americans, the deadline may have already passed.

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Millions of workers face jobless benefits cliff with lifeline set to expire

Rebecca Rainey, Eleanor Mueller
Politico
October 14, 2020
A Dec. 31 cut-off is poised to leave over half of people receiving unemployment benefits — about 13.4 million — with no income.

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Economy hurting after Congress fails to act on stimulus

Rebecca Rainey
Politico
August 24, 2020

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A gap in federal unemployment benefits is now unavoidable. Here’s why.

Katherine Landergan, Rebecca Rainey
Politico
July 23, 2020

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2.1 million new unemployment claims filed last week, as workers still struggle to get benefits

Rebecca Rainey
Politico
May 28, 2020
The ten-week total for claims reached 40.8 million, suggesting about a quarter of the workforce has lost jobs during the coronavirus pandemic.



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