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Jobless aid package runs into Republican roadblocks

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A day after the Senate advanced a bill that would extend federal jobless benefits, the measure hit unyielding Republican resistance Wednesday with both the House and Senate GOP demanding that the extension's $6.4 billion price tag be offset by budget cuts. The fight puts passage of the extension in jeopardy in the Senate, where majority Democrats need Republican help in advancing the bill to a...

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