Rep. Vargas Ramps Up Fight to Extend Emergency Unemployment Insurance
|Federal Information & News Dispatch, Inc.|
"Extending emergency unemployment insurance benefits to the more than 1.3 million Americans who are struggling to find employment is a top priority for me," said Rep. Vargas. "The House Majority has chosen a path of inaction, which as we have witnessed, does nothing but leave Americans who are facing financial hardship even more vulnerable. Providing unemployment insurance should not be a partisan issue."
Vargas, whose speech on the House Floor highlighted the devastating effects facing individuals and families who have lost unemployment benefits, joined 48 Freshman Democrats in writing a letter to Speaker Boehner that read, "
"Every day that
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