Unemployment Benefits Extension Advances In Senate

January 7, 2014   // 0 Comments

www.ozarksfirst.com By Arthur Delaney and Sam Stein WASHINGTON -- A measure to reinstate unemployment benefits for more than a million workers cut off over the holidays cleared a key hurdle in the Senate on Tuesday by a margin of 60 to 37. Six Republicans supported the measure. The razor-thin margin of victory was a major and unexpected boost for Democrats and President Barack Obama, who had mad...

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