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 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
  • Simply stated, Gorsuch is steadfast and surprising
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  • Brexit debate and vote: MPs reject rebel amendment calling for parliament to have final approval on EU deal
    MPs vote against the SNP amendment by 336 votes to 88 ... 54 and 99 - they concern the sequence of votes, possible extension of negotiating time and "embedding sovereignty" during Britain's withdrawal from the EU. She says: New Clause 99 [will mean ...
    02/7/2017 - 6:55 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
  • 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
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    02/15/2017 - 4:00 am | View Website
  • How to Extend Unemployment Compensation: 7 Steps (with ...
    How to Extend Unemployment Compensation. In the United States, federally mandated unemployment compensation typically lasts 26 weeks. However, it may not be possible ...
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