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Senate advances bill to renew unemployment insurance program

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Democrats are likely to keep pressing for a new unemployment insurance package and will eventually call for a minimum wage increase, something Republicans have opposed.

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  1. Submitted by Ron Gotzman on 01/07/2014 - 12:28 pm.


    David – how did Amy K propose to pay for these unemployment insurance benefits? Is she not an advocate of Pay-Go?

  2. Submitted by Ray Marshall on 01/07/2014 - 01:55 pm.

    Unemployment Insurance

    Will those who lost their unemployment insurance compensation in the past few years who are still unemployed be able to refile and have their checks continued?

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