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 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
British economy escapes Brexit blow, for now - Yahoo! Finance British economy escapes Brexit blow, for now - Irish Times 08/26/2016 - 6:30 am | View Link
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Unemployment Extension Clears First Test Vote in Senate (Updated) Unemployment Extension Vote Not Worrying House Republicans Boehner Still Cool to Senate Unemployment Extension Bill Unemployment Extension Fight Pits Portman Against Boehner Doctors Win, Jobless Lose: The GOP Confronts New Perception Problem 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
Unemployment Extension Wins Key Senate Vote The U.S. Senate passed the unemployment extension, which affects 1.3 million Americans, with a vote of 60 to 37. The Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) has been the subject of debate between Republicans and Democrats. Democrats wanted to extend the ... 01/8/2014 - 5:00 am | View Link
Unemployment Benefits Extension Passes First Cloture Vote To the surprise of some the Senate bill to extend unemployment benefits passed its first Cloture Vote with the support of six Republicans: The Senate begins an even tougher task after a surprise vote on Tuesday to break a GOP filibuster of legislation ... 01/7/2014 - 8:08 am | View Link
Senate Vote Advances Unemployment Benefits Extension The Senate voted Tuesday to invoke cloture on legislation extended unemployment benefits to the long-term unemployed. Six Republicans joined Democrats to clear the key procedural hurdle by a vote of 60-37. The vote allows the Senate to pass the final ... 01/7/2014 - 3:05 am | View Link
New Mexico Unemployment Extension There is currently one benefit extension program available (until the week ending December 28, 2013). Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) 08/28/2016 - 6:14 am | View Website
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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
Prosecutors and other state security officials in Poland are investigating unprecedented massive night downloading by bailiffs of personal data of some 1.4 million Poles.
Officials say so far they have found no evidence of crime or of a hacking attack on the so-called PESEL state-run data base that stores the names, addresses and personal ID numbers of every Polish citizen.
The European Union says Ireland has given illegal tax benefits worth up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) to Apple Inc. and must now recover the unpaid back taxes from the U. S. technology company, plus interest.
The Irish government denied granting favorable fiscal treatment to the maker of the iPhone and other consumer electronics products, computer software and online services.
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