76
      Monday
      96 / 73
      Tuesday
      92 / 74
      Wednesday
      92 / 75

      Unemployment benefits battle

      A measure to extend unemployment benefits has cleared a key Senate vote. Democrats say the bill is necessary to provide relief to more than a million Americans, but Republicans want changes.

      Steve Ellis, vice president of the non-partisan Taxpayers for Common Sense, discussed that and other issues with Capital Insider.