S.1699 - Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2009

A bill to amend the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008 to provide for the temporary availability of certain additional emergency unemployment compensation, and for other purposes. view all titles (2)

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  • Short: Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2009 as introduced.
  • Official: A bill to amend the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008 to provide for the temporary availability of certain additional emergency unemployment compensation, and for other purposes. as introduced.

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    leo55262 10/27/2009 12:13pm

    I believe he was up there earlier…didnt put up much of a fight though.

  • mlgrimes6642 10/27/2009 12:12pm

    Get em Reid!!!

  • Danzick1 10/27/2009 12:12pm

    Reid back up!

  • pbhames 10/27/2009 12:13pm

    Go Reid Go so now stick to the subject and kick ass

  • Danzick1 10/27/2009 12:14pm

    Well he’s much more passionate (at least with his wordking)this time!

  • JohnB 10/27/2009 12:14pm
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    BOTH parties held this up for their own political gains. A pox on BOTH their houses!!!

  • Bassmaster2009 10/27/2009 12:15pm

    Neither of my Senators here in Indiana have yet to even say a word about this or reply to my numerous e-mails or phone calls and our rate is at 9.6%. I am registering independant tomorrow so i can vot both of these weasles out of office

  • JohnB 10/27/2009 12:18pm

    I think the number of people in congress should be tied to unemployment. 10% unemployment, 10% of the people in congress lose their jobs!!!!

  • Ohio53 10/27/2009 12:19pm

    Kyl? He’s just reminding those neocons in his party that still believe there is an Al Queda, that funding the unemployment bill may slow down troop enlistment for their much anticipated oil and opium adventures in Afghanistan. He fails to realize that most of us are over 50. What a douche!

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    JMatzelle57 10/27/2009 12:22pm

    8 mins!!!!!

    I want durbin up first to rip them i wanna see senator kyl beat his head to the desk

  • Bassmaster2009 10/27/2009 12:21pm

    HArry shut down all the sudden I wonder whats up with that?

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    Danzick1 10/27/2009 12:23pm

    Did you hear a cough in the background? Like he was being signaled?

  • Bassmaster2009 10/27/2009 12:23pm

    yeah I caught that

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    Jersey3102 10/27/2009 12:24pm

    Must have been a Lobbyist

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    JMatzelle57 10/27/2009 12:25pm

    haha this guy is taking away from repub time haha

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    Danzick1 10/27/2009 12:27pm

    Does that mean Republicans will not be debating?

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    ohionoeb 10/28/2009 3:44am

    Yeah me too

  • Jersey3102 10/27/2009 12:25pm

    SO are we still on for 6pm

  • Danzick1 10/27/2009 12:25pm

    He’s talking into our time? 7 minutes into UEC?

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    JMatzelle57 10/27/2009 12:26pm

    no he is taking 7 mins away of the repubs time when they debate on euc

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    Danzick1 10/27/2009 12:27pm

    Right, but why? Do they have nothing to debate?

  • Bassmaster2009 10/27/2009 12:25pm

    good good good

  • 55UE 10/27/2009 12:26pm

    Levity break while we wait: Kyle’s new theme song, with apologies to Groucho.


  • mike40 10/27/2009 12:26pm

    They just wanted to take a break befor 5:30..they both only get 15 minutes to debate then vote for the invoke closture.

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    JMatzelle57 10/27/2009 12:27pm

    well dems get 15 the repubs get 8 mins to talk about healthcare

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    mike40 10/27/2009 12:28pm

    lol..thats good though

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    JMatzelle57 10/27/2009 12:32pm

    LETS ROLL!!!!!!!!

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    JMatzelle57 10/27/2009 12:33pm


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    mlgrimes6642 10/27/2009 12:33pm

    Here we go……..

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    JMatzelle57 10/27/2009 12:34pm

    Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nevada) announced this afternoon, Tuesday
    October 27 that an extension of the $8,000 first-time homebuyer credit
    and mo…re generous net operating loss carry-back rules for money-losing
    businesses will not be brought to the Senate floor for a vote. The
    unemployment insurance extension is still on the calendar and will be
    brought up as a stand-alone measure. HAI will provide updates as more
    information is released from Capitol Hill.

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