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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    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
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    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
  • Election 2015: Neil Coyle slams broken promises in closest election ... - Southwark News
    ... candidate believes people should vote on party ... who face disproportionately high unemployment. ... “On the Bakerloo Line extension, ...
    04/30/2015 - 3:15 pm | View Link
  • Bernie Sanders Is Running For President To Talk About Policy, Okay? - National Journal
    Iowa activists welcome Bernie Sanders to race - USA Today
    04/30/2015 - 2:00 pm | View Link
  • China's new silk road might save Greece - European Voice
    20 Eurogroup agreement  on the extension of ... a black hole of misery and unemployment, as well ... to get China to give Greece a vote of ...
    04/30/2015 - 12:32 pm | View Link
  • Golden Dawn tarnished - European Voice
    ... home more than 10 percent of the vote, the party ... The high unemployment (still standing at more ... Golden Dawn as the party’s natural ...
    04/29/2015 - 3:06 pm | View Link
  • Struggling rural hospitals seek Medicaid expansion - Ravalli Republic
    ... where you’ve got a high unemployment rate and ... Services Committee on a 10-7 vote along party ... that have opted to forego Medicaid ...
    04/26/2015 - 7:47 am | View Link
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  • Heller says lame duck Congress will not vote on unemployment benefits extension
    As the lame duck, 113th Congress enters its last few days trying to complete all its unfinished business, one bill it will not be trying to pass is the long-term unemployment benefits extension. It is not as if the benefits extension is still not necessary ...
    12/7/2014 - 2:16 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
  • Republicans Offer Deal on Unemployment Extension Vote
    The proposal would likely have a 60-vote threshold, the aide said ... Senate Republicans have been pressuring Democrats to allow them to offer amendments to the unemployment extension package. On Wednesday, Republicans sought unanimous consent to attach ...
    04/2/2014 - 9:00 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 News
    The latest unemployment extension news, information on federal unemployment extensions and action to renew EUC for the long-term unemployed for 2014.
    05/20/2015 - 8:46 am | View Website
  • Unemployment Benefits Extension News, Photos and Videos
    Browse Unemployment Benefits Extension latest news and updates, watch videos and view all photos and more. Join the discussion and find more about Unemployment ...
    05/20/2015 - 8:25 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 ...
    05/19/2015 - 8:43 pm | View Website
  • Federal Unemployment Extension, Filing, News & Tiers Update
    File the Federal Unemployment Extension for 2015. Information on the new & latest news for the unemployed. Full tiers structure & facts to consider.
    05/18/2015 - 8:59 pm | View Website
  • Unemployment Extension 2014: Senate Bill , Hope For ...
    An unemployment extension in 2014 is officially dead, as House members went on recess Friday without voting on the Senate extension bill which expires ...
    05/30/2014 - 10:06 pm | View Website
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