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Washington Week: Focus on Jobless Benefits, US Intelligencei
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January 12, 2014 8:13 PM
Whether to restart jobless checks for America’s long-term unemployed will remain the focus of Senate debate this week. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, benefits for more than a million people expired in December, coinciding with a dramatic slowing of U.S. job creation.

Washington Week: Focus on Jobless Benefits, US Intelligence

Published January 12, 2014

Whether to restart jobless checks for America’s long-term unemployed will remain the focus of Senate debate this week. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, benefits for more than a million people expired in December, coinciding with a dramatic slowing of U.S. job creation.


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