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Reid makes aid pitch for jobless

Crucial Senate vote today

Posted: January 6, 2014 at 2:29 a.m.

WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Sunday pressed Republicans to support a three-month extension of emergency long-term unemployment benefits, something Republicans say they’ll support only if Democrats find a way to pay for it.

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