Unemployment Extension Vote Delayed

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

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  • House fails to vote on unemployment benefit extension
    ST. PAUL -- Greater Minnesota stepped into the spotlight Tuesday minutes after a raucous 2016 legislative session opening day, including the House's failure to agree about whether to take up a bill extending Iron Range unemployment benefits. The House did ...
    03/7/2016 - 2:47 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 - 3:07 pm | View Link
  • Unemployment extension news: Senate vote pushed to Monday
    The Senate passed a trio of procedural votes on Thursday tied to a five-month long-term unemployment benefits extension. But the final vote on the measure was pushed to Monday, after Senate Republicans proposed an amendment that ultimately didn't take hold.
    04/3/2014 - 2:45 am | 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
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  • Unemployment benefits extension 2014: Deal came down to ...
    Senators struck a bipartisan deal on Thursday to revive expired long-term jobless benefits following months of dramatic stops and starts on the issue ...
    05/20/2016 - 8:06 am | View Website
  • Unemployment Benefits Extension
    Senate Approves Jobless Benefits Extension The Senate approved legislation Monday to restore jobless benefits to the long-term unemployed ...
    05/20/2016 - 5:43 am | View Website
  • California Unemployment Extension
    Due to the improving job market, the federal government currently allows up to 37 additional weeks of EUC federal extension benefits (Tiers 1 through 3) after an ...
    05/19/2016 - 10:40 pm | View Website
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    With the Republicans taking control of Congress after the mid-term election it looks highly unlikely that any further unemployment benefits extension will be
    05/14/2016 - 8:59 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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