Unemployment Extension Vote Delayed

The Senate is expected to act on the bill next week.

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  • Portman among 47 GOP senators to sign letter to Iran
    WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
  • GOP boycotts health care advisory boardGOP boycotts health care advisory board
    House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
  • Unemployment falls to 7.5%; job creation solid in April
    The job market plugged along steadily, and unemployment fell in April, according to new data out Friday, suggesting that the U.S. economy is still expanding. The nation added 165,000 jobs in April as the unemployment rate fell to 7.5 percent, from 7.6 percent in March, the Labor Department said on Friday. More
  • U.S. Jobless Claims Fall to 5-Year Low
    The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in more than five years, a positive signal for the labor market ahead of Friday's April jobs report. More
  • Jobless claims fall, labor market recovery advances
    The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, offering reassurance that the bottom is not falling out of the labor market despite signs of slower growth. More
  • Good on You, Greece - LewRockwell.com
    ... the form of a resounding “no” vote on Sunday. ... is suffering from record unemployment and a ... of claims, including the ...
    07/3/2015 - 7:17 am | View Link
  • Greece Floats New Bailout Proposal419 - Huffington Post
    ... from Athens for a last-minute bailout extension. ... main opposition party, said a "No" vote would push ... Unemployment and poverty soared, ...
    07/2/2015 - 3:01 pm | View Link
  • Bernie Sanders Blasts Greece's Creditors329 - Huffington Post
    ... consider the country's request for an extension. ... Greece holds a July 5 referendum vote on the ... “As a result, unemployment ...
    07/2/2015 - 3:01 pm | View Link
  • Dollar Slightly Weaker After June Jobs Growth Falls Short - RTTNews.com
    ... for the month, but the unemployment rate ... referendum and rejected any bailout extension. ... and the Greek government recommendation to ...
    07/2/2015 - 2:18 pm | View Link
  • European Markets Gave Back Early Gains As Greek Vote Approaches - RTTNews.com
    ... exercising cautious ahead of the Greek vote on ... referendum and rejected any bailout extension. ... in the month of June, although the ...
    07/2/2015 - 12:09 pm | View Link
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  • Greek deal now seen likely as government fears losing Sunday vote; Apple’s day of updates
    “I can also confirm that the IMF received a request today from the Greek authorities for an extension of ... more than higher unemployment and recession. Tsipras therefore has only two choices: go on with a campaign for a NO vote, lose, and have the ...
    07/1/2015 - 1:59 am | View Link
  • unemployment extension
    Club for Growth tells Republicans to vote ‘no’ on unemployment extension The ultra-conservative organization the Club for Growth has tugged back on its dog leash, telling Republicans in Congress to vote “no” on the unemployment benefits extension ...
    10/25/2014 - 6:03 pm | View Link
  • Unemployment Extension 2014: Senate Bill, Hope For Jobless, Dies As House Leaves Without Vote
    Hope for an unemployment extension in 2014 appeared dead Friday, as the US House of Representatives left town for another recess without the unemployment benefits bill that passed the Senate on April 7 — and which would have extended benefits through the ...
    05/30/2014 - 3:37 pm | View Link
  • Senate passes extension to unemployment insurance, bill heads to House
    Boehner, as well as other members of the House's Republican leadership, have consistently panned the Senate bill, stressing that they are unlikely to allow a vote on any unemployment extension bill that does not include job creation measures. "As the ...
    04/7/2014 - 12:44 pm | View Link
  • Unemployment Extension Vote Not Worrying House Republicans
    Reid, left, plans to bring the bipartisan unemployment benefits extension to the Senate floor soon. In the House, Boehner and his fellow Republicans plan to hold out for more concessions from Democrats. House Republicans say they feel little political ...
    03/25/2014 - 11:25 pm | View Link
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  • Unemployment Extension 2014
    WASHINGTON -- The bipartisan Senate duo that has pushed all year to renew long-term unemployment insurance has revived the stalled effort with new leg...
    07/1/2015 - 5:50 pm | View Website
  • Breaking news on US unemployment benefits extension debate ...
    House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, on unemployment extension: 'I told the president I would consider this as long as it was paid for and as long as there were ...
    07/1/2015 - 5:07 pm | View Website
  • Extension of your Unemployment Insurance Benefits
    Benefit extensions Can your benefits be extended? There are no unemployment benefit extension programs in Washington at this time. Benefit extensions may be available ...
    07/1/2015 - 2:20 am | View Website
  • New Developments on Federal Unemployment Extensions and
    New Developments on Federal Unemployment Extensions and Benefit Cuts (Updated November 25, 2014. En español. November 25, 2014. The federal unemployment extension ...
    06/30/2015 - 6:13 pm | View Website
  • Unemployment Extension News
    The latest unemployment extension news, information on federal unemployment extensions and action to renew EUC for the long-term unemployed for 2014.
    06/30/2015 - 4:37 am | View Website
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