TUE PM Update: Turning down fed money, Senate GOP plans to keep one-week unemployment delay

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-- Senate Majority Leader Devin LeMahieu told WisPolitics.com this afternoon Senate Republicans won't extend the suspension of a one-week waiting period so laid off Wisconsinites can begin collecting unemployment right away.
The Oostburg Republican said his caucus is hearing from businesses around the state that are having a hard time filling open positions. He said his members think the suspension serves as a disincentive to look for another job.
"Doing anything to incentivize people not to get back to work is not the right th...

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