Senate OKs bill on jobless benefits
Republican group asks Boehner to allow House vote
Posted: April 8, 2014 at 5:16 a.m.
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.
This story is only available from our archives.
Front Section, Pages 4 on 04/08/2014