Boehner dour on jobless benefits

Aide says Senate deal fails on retroactive feature, job creation

Posted: March 15, 2014 at 3:48 a.m.

House Speaker John Boehner said Friday that he thinks a bipartisan Senate deal to renew expired benefits for the long term unemployed isn’t feasible, a remark that suggested the agreement is in trouble in the Republican-run House.

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