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Tuesday, September 02, 2014, 6:56 p.m.

Senate OKs bill on jobless benefits

WASHINGTON — The Senate voted 59-38 Monday to resurrect federal jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed, and a small band of Republican supporters swiftly appealed to a reluctant Speaker of the House John Boehner to permit election-year action in the House as well.

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  • Headline: Senate OKs bill on jobless benefits
  • Publication: Front Section, Pages 4 on 04/08/2014
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