Employment Development Department http://kalw.org en The voices of San Francisco's unemployed speak up http://kalw.org/post/voices-san-franciscos-unemployed-speak <p>Close to 100,000 jobless Californians will lose as many as 20 weeks of federal unemployment insurance benefits by the end of May. Improvements in California&rsquo;s economy and a drop in the unemployment rate will end an extension of federal benefits. At an Employment Development Department on Franklin and Turk, KALW&rsquo;s Angela Johnston spoke to Little Vila, John Saunders, Maurice Gonzales and Yvette, who wouldn&rsquo;t give her last name. Here are their thoughts on being unemployed in today&rsquo;s economy:</p> Wed, 30 May 2012 00:01:51 +0000 Angela Johnston 11341 at http://kalw.org The voices of San Francisco's unemployed speak up