It's not so much that a Republican administration was the cause. What's happened, happened.
It's that there's no substantial difference between Republican policies then and now. What's more, the party has been effectively highjacked by a fringe element which has shown nearly zero ability to govern.
well said, RBB
"...when I came to Nebraska I was blown away and said 'dang, this is ridiculous.' It was way nicer here than Oklahoma." Trai Mosley
Overpayments are a rampant problem in the unemployment insurance system. The federal government and states overpaid an estimated $14 billion in benefits in fiscal 2011, or roughly 11% of all the jobless benefits paid out, according to reports from the U.S. Labor Department.