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Obama Unemployment Insurance

Sam Stein

Obama Remains Committed To Stalled Unemployment Insurance Bill | Sam Stein | Posted 02.14.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama pledged to House Democrats on Friday that he would keep pushing for the reinstitution of long-term unemployment b...

Obama: 2014 'Will Be A Year Of Action' On Jobs

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is calling 2014 "a year of action" for creating jobs and economic opportunities for American families. I...

Sam Stein

Unemployment Insurance To Be Extended, $30 Billion Cost Won't Be Offset | Sam Stein | Posted 12.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- One of the remaining sticking points holding up a fiscal cliff deal appears to have been resolved, as negotiators have decided to extend...

Jennifer Bendery

Administration Official Hints Obama May Not Require Offset For Payroll Tax Cut | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Now that the super committee has officially failed and with time running out before Congress is set to adjourn for more than a month, th...

Sam Stein

Obama Tells Dems He'll Oppose Tax Cut Compromise Withtout Unemployment Extension | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — At a meeting at the White House with Democratic congressional leadership Saturday afternoon, President Obama said he would oppose any c...