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Jobless in Mass. will still get aid

Jasmine Watson was laid off from a brokerage firm last year. Her unemployment benefits expire at the end of the month. Jasmine Watson was laid off from a brokerage firm last year. Her unemployment benefits expire at the end of the month. (Yoon S. Byun/Globe Staff)
By David Abel and Meghan Irons
Globe Staff / April 8, 2010

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Most Massachusetts residents collecting unemployment benefits will continue receiving assistance for several more weeks, even as tens of thousands of others nationwide began losing the federal aid because Congress left for vacation without extending the benefits. (Full article: 728 words)

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