Politics May 16, 2014: Tax cuts extenders planned to join unemployment extension filibustered 53-40

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Tax cuts extenders planned to join unemployment extension filibustered 53-40

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Examiner.com, May 16, 2014, 12:25 PM MST

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's refusal to allow the Republicans to add amendments to the business tax cuts extenders bill, led to a filibuster of the bill with a vote of 53-40
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s refusal to allow the Republicans to add amendments to the business tax cuts extenders bill, led to a filibuster of the bill with a vote of 53-40
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Politics May 3, 2014: Heller looks to merge tax cuts extenders, unemployment benefits extension bills

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Heller looks to merge tax cuts extenders, unemployment benefits extension bills

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Examiner.com, May 9, 2014, 4:53 PM MST

Senator Dean Heller co-author and sponsor of the Senate unemployment benefits extension bill wants to merge it with the tax extenders bills to ensure the EUC program get extended
Senator Dean Heller co-author and sponsor of the Senate unemployment benefits extension bill wants to merge it with the tax extenders bills to ensure the EUC program get extended
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Politics May 7, 2014: Obama promises House tax cuts veto if unemployment benefits extension not passed

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Obama promises House tax cuts veto if unemployment benefits extension not passed

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Examiner.com, May 7, 2014, 6:20 PM MST

President Barack Obama promised to veto the House's Research and Experimentation Credit extender if the House does not pass the Senate's Unemployment Benefits Extension bill, May 6, 2014
President Barack Obama promised to veto the House’s Research and Experimentation Credit extender if the House does not pass the Senate’s Unemployment Benefits Extension bill, May 6, 2014
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