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SACRAMENTO California Assembly Republicans will introduce today common sense fixes to help unemployed Californians receive unemployment benefits. The Employment Development Department has suffered from massive dysfunction during the COVID months, leading to a backlog of 1.6 million claims, widespread fraud and poor customer service that has left too many unemployed Californians frustrated and without benefits.  Assembly Republican Leader Marie Waldron will be introducing legislation imposing deadlines on EDD claims to ensure claimants are given decisions on the outcome of their claims in a…