Photo Gallery: Unemployment Insurance Press Conference
(June 30, 2010)
- At a press conference in the U.S. Senate, Solis notes that more than 1 million Americans have already lost their unemployment benefits 'because of political posturing by some Senators,' and adds that 'without immediate action the number will increase to over 3 million by the end of July.'
- Sen. Jack Reed (D-RI) (at podium) is joined by (l to r) Secretary Solis, Senate Majority Leader Reid (D-NV) and Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) during a press conference in support of extending UI benefits
- Secretary Solis looks on as Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) calls on Congressional leaders to take action by extending funding for unemployment insurance.