Unemployment Extension 2014: New Bill Hits Senate — With One Big Difference
“Anytime Senator Heller makes a little progress on this we’ll bring it back, because people are just as desperate today ... unemployment extension bill that passed the Senate on April 7, 2014, but proceeded to die in the Republican-controlled house ...
Heller and Reed unveil new unemployment extension bill excludes retro payments
The bill is a much more parsed down version than the Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension ... with the Senate. The first Reed-Heller bill also did not include job creation measures. After the bill was passed and transferred to the House, Boehner ...
Senators introduce another $10 billion UI extension
After the last effort stalled in the House, senators are again trying to pass an extension to long-term unemployment insurance to help more than 3 million people struggling without the benefits. “In the environment we have here today, we wouldn’t be ...
Unemployment Extension Debate Returns With New Senate Bill
"Restoring unemployment insurance is the decent thing to do," Reed said ... since the Senate already passed an extension. "I admire what they've done to try to keep this issue alive, but we need to get some movement in the House," Reid said.
Bipartisan Senate effort to revive unemployment extensions wouldn’t allow for retroactive benefits
“In the environment we have here today, we wouldn’t be able to pass retroactive unemployment extension ... House Speaker John A. Boehner, Ohio Republican, has said he would only entertain a plan that included job-creation measures. Like the last Senate ...