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VIDEO: House Democrats urge GOP to take up unemployment benefits bill

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The Senate on Monday approved a bill to extend long-term unemployment benefits for five months with a vote of 59-38. The bill now needs to pass the House of Representatives, which may prove to be a tougher task.   House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md., praised the Senate for the vote. "The United States Senate has responded to the plight of those Americans who find themselves...

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