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Washington Week: Focus on US Unemployedi
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January 05, 2014
The U.S. Congress gets back to work this week after a holiday break. As VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, whether to restore jobless benefits for more than one million long-term unemployed Americans will be among the first items considered in the Democratic-led Senate.

Washington Week: Focus on US Unemployed

Published January 05, 2014

The U.S. Congress gets back to work this week after a holiday break. As VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, whether to restore jobless benefits for more than one million long-term unemployed Americans will be among the first items considered in the Democratic-led Senate.


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