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State lawmakers question EDD officials

California lawmakers questioned state labor officials Thursday amid mounting concerns about the government’s inability to pay unemployment claims that skyrocketed amid widespread trade closings, and learned that decades-old technologies underpin the payment system. During a state legislative hearing on Thursday, the Employment Development Department was portrayed as inept and insensitive …

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Baptists and Walmart Criticize Mississippi Flag With Rebel Theme

The Confederate-themed Mississippi flag is receiving criticism from two major forces in the culturally conservative state By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS Associated Press June 23, 2020 9:49 PM 4 min read 4 min read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article JACKSON, Miss. – The Confederate-themed Mississippi flag on Tuesday drew …

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