Essay on Unemployment Benefits
Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience that extending unemployment benefits strains an already overused and failing government program.
Central Idea: Today, I would like to tell you about the problem of extending unemployment benefits, as well as offer some possible solutions that our lawmakers should adopt instead of another extension.
Millions of Americans have lost their jobs and have joined the growing ranks of the unemployed recently as the recent recession gripped the U.S. In fact, nearly one out of ten Americans are now unemployed and seeking a new job. I'm sure that most of you know someone who has been affected by the recession either by …show more content…
Transition: Now that more is known about the problems surrounding extending government unemployment benefits, let's look at a solution.
II. The solution to the rising unemployment rates and over-reliance on a failing program can be found in private unemployment insurance. A. One suggestion which makes perfect sense and which can alleviate the current problems is to adopt an employee-owned