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S.3507 Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2008, 110th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Sep 22, 2008 Referred to the Committee on Finance by unanimous consent.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Finance

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  • 20% of users oppose S.3507

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    20% of users on OpenCongress.org, a free, non-partisan resource, oppose S.3507.
  • S.3507 has been viewed 47,819 times

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    • On September 22, 2008, by Anonymous - Click on Legislative Alerts & Updates Then select "Economic Problems Continue and Expand" for the form letter.

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      As noted by Anonymous, a user on OpenCongress.org, on September 22, 2008, "Click on Legislative Alerts & Updates Then select "Economic Problems Continue and Expand" for the form letter."
    • On September 19, 2008, by Anonymous - CR mean continuing resolution budget... which means that the new budget (2009) has not been signed off by congress or the president yet and the government will continue operating under the 2008 budget until it is signed off.

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      As noted by Anonymous, a user on OpenCongress.org, on September 19, 2008, "CR mean continuing resolution budget... which means that the new budget (2009) has not been signed off by congress or the president yet and the government will continue operating under the 2008 budget until it is signed off."
    • On September 19, 2008, by Anonymous - 3507 is just lip service. The democrats could get 26 weeks without breaking a sweat if they demand that it is attached to the WSBOB, WSBOB is guaranteed to pass early next week.

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      As noted by Anonymous, a user on OpenCongress.org, on September 19, 2008, "3507 is just lip service. The democrats could get 26 weeks without breaking a sweat if they demand that it is attached to the WSBOB, WSBOB is guaranteed to pass early next week."

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • Interactive map: Charting unemployment by state - December 19, 2008 by Reliable Plant Magazine - In the past three weeks, both the Senate and the House have introduced legislation (S. 3507 and H.R. 6867) that would extend unemployment benefits to eligible workers in every state, with an additional 13 weeks in states with ...

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      As noted by Reliable Plant Magazine on December 19, 2008, "In the past three weeks, both the Senate and the House have introduced legislation (S. 3507 and H.R. 6867) that would extend unemployment benefits to eligible workers in every state, with an additional 13 weeks in states with ..." (http://www.reliableplant.com/article.aspx?articleid=13615&pagetitle=Interactive%20map%3A%20Charting%20unemployment%20by%20state)
    • counterspinyc: PLEASE Tell YOUR "Reps" to vote for the ... - December 18, 2008 by counterspinyc - Last Thursday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made a last-minute motion on the Senate floor for "unanimous consent" to adopt the Senate measure (S. 3507) to expand jobless benefits. It was defeated when Colorado Republican Senator ...

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      As noted by counterspinyc on December 18, 2008, "Last Thursday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made a last-minute motion on the Senate floor for "unanimous consent" to adopt the Senate measure (S. 3507) to expand jobless benefits. It was defeated when Colorado Republican Senator ..." (http://counterspinyc.blogspot.com/2008/12/please-tell-your-reps-to-vote-for.html)
    • OpenCongress - OpenCongress Blog - 5 Popular Bills That Didn't ... - December 14, 2008 by Open Congress : Blog - Most Viewed Bills:. H.R.6867 · S.2433 · S.2544 · H.R.5749 · H.R.1424 · S.3507. OpenCongress is a joint project of the Participatory Politics Foundation and the Sunlight Foundation. Questions? Comments? Contact Us ...

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      As noted by Open Congress : Blog on December 14, 2008, "Most Viewed Bills:. H.R.6867 · S.2433 · S.2544 · H.R.5749 · H.R.1424 · S.3507. OpenCongress is a joint project of the Participatory Politics Foundation and the Sunlight Foundation. Questions? Comments? Contact Us ..." (http://www.opencongress.org/articles/view/784-5-Popular-Bills-That-Didn-t-Become-Law-But-Will-be-Back-in-the-111th)

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