Unemployment Extension Vote Delayed

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

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    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
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    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
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  • In the News——-July 21, 2016 - San Francisco Bay Times
    The vote comes after the passage of the Fair ... homelessness, underemployment and unemployment. ... Q . This was part of an outreach extension ...
    07/22/2016 - 7:58 am | View Link
  • New bill would extend benefits to laid-off steel workers - Belleville News Democrat
    Thursday would extend unemployment insurance ... not likely to happen soon, so an extension of ... message to any lawmakers who would vote ...
    07/21/2016 - 1:52 pm | View Link
  • Trump Will Model His Speech Off Nixon '68. But 2016 Is Dramatically ... - KPBS
    ... been far more reliant on the white vote than ... to 12.8 percent in 1968. And unemployment is ... in the Journal of Democracy . "By extension ...
    07/21/2016 - 6:54 am | View Link
  • UPDATE 5-French lawmakers extend state of emergency after Nice ... - Philly.com
    ... against Islamic State (Adds Senate vote) By ... lawmakers approved a six-month extension of ... year, already damaged by failure to cut ...
    07/20/2016 - 3:54 pm | View Link
  • Coal industry losses plague Marietta - Toledoblade.com
    150 to 5,103. The Democratic vote was dwarfed ... her, she is viewed as an extension of President ... The unemployment rate in Marietta is 4.7 ...
    07/18/2016 - 12:18 pm | View Link
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  • The truth about the unemployment debate
    Speaker Daudt continued to fight for an extension of unemployment benefits. On the first day of the legislative session, he again tried to pass extended benefits quickly. In order to do that, the House needed to vote to suspend the rules and vote on the ...
    07/15/2016 - 12:42 am | 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 - 3:07 pm | View Link
  • Senate passes 61-35 last unemployment benefits extension vote, Monday final vote
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    04/2/2014 - 6:01 pm | View Link
  • Unemployment Extension Clears First Test Vote in Senate (Updated)
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    03/26/2014 - 2:29 pm | View Link
  • Unemployment Extension Vote Will Be A Nail-Biter
    will have no margin for error when he brings a new bill reauthorizing unemployment benefits to the Senate floor for a vote this month ... a bipartisan deal to restore the federal unemployment extension, and that assistance will be restored retroactively ...
    03/14/2014 - 12:50 am | View Link
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  • Unemployment Benefits Extension
    Senate Approves Jobless Benefits Extension The Senate approved legislation Monday to restore jobless benefits to the long-term unemployed ...
    07/19/2016 - 9:39 am | View Website
  • Kentucky Unemployment Benefits Extension
    Find out more about the latest Kentucky unemployment benefits extension.
    07/19/2016 - 3:05 am | View Website
  • Unemployment Benefits Extension Update
    There is no additional information regarding the extension of unemployment benefits beyond December 28,2013 for those who have exhausted their unemployment benefits.
    07/18/2016 - 9:58 pm | View Website
  • Unemployment Extension
    A guide to collecting unemployment benefits including who is eligible for benefits, how to apply, how much you will receive and how long you can collect for.
    07/18/2016 - 6:01 pm | View Website
  • Minnesota House fails to vote on unemployment benefit ...
    ST. PAUL — Nearly all Minnesota lawmakers say the state should extend unemployment benefits to laid-off Iron Range workers, but the state House failed to provide ...
    03/8/2016 - 1:44 am | View Website
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