Unemployment Benefits Extension Expected To Pass Senate Monday, Then Go Nowhere In The House
“Speaker Boehner told the White House before Christmas that any extension would need to be fiscally-responsible, and it would need something to help create more private-sector jobs. Today, Senate Democrats ruled out any attempt to add jobs provisions to the bill.”
Senate Will Try To Pass Unemployment Insurance Bill Despite Boehner's Opposition
"I look forward to passing this proposal out of the Senate next week, and stand ready to help the Speaker, as well as any organization or any individual necessary, in order to make this extension a reality,” said Sen. Dean Heller.