Unemployment Extension Vote Delayed

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

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  • Unemployment Extension 2014: Senate Bill, Hope For Jobless, Dies As House Leaves Without Vote
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  • Unemployment extension news: Senate vote pushed to Monday
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    04/3/2014 - 2:45 am | View Link
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    03/26/2014 - 2:29 pm | View Link
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