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Old 02-04-2014, 02:21 PM
 
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Motion Pass to discuss the unemployment benefits, this is good news.

 
Old 02-04-2014, 02:24 PM
 
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Motion Pass to discuss the unemployment benefits, this is good news.

Yes and it's still early in the day.
 
Old 02-04-2014, 02:24 PM
 
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This is awesome news.
 
Old 02-04-2014, 02:26 PM
 
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The procedural vote was 60-37 on Jan 7. So it looks like there's quite a bit more positive interest now.
 
Old 02-04-2014, 02:27 PM
 
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anyone think all these yes's are because democrats helped republicans pass the farm bill?
 
Old 02-04-2014, 02:28 PM
 
Location: New Jersey
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This is awesome news.
Lets keep our fingers crossed!
 
Old 02-04-2014, 02:28 PM
 
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I want to apologize to DamageInc & NJGUY524, if I came off in a bad way. I hope this bill pass ASAP. I know so many people credit have been damage because of the lack of concern by the congress.
 
Old 02-04-2014, 02:32 PM
 
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They just voted 98-0 but it said on the bottom it was to TABLE the Unemployment Extension.....Now they are entering a new bill...... I AM CONFUSED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 
Old 02-04-2014, 02:34 PM
 
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I'm confused. What the hell is going on??
 
Old 02-04-2014, 02:34 PM
 
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the vote of 98-0 was a vote to continue discussion of proceeding with the EUC vote. Think of it as a precautionary vote to ensure a likelihood of it passing the real vote.
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