Senate Republicans pursue benefits pay cut for jobless, adjourn without action

WASHINGTON — Democratic leaders slammed Republicans Friday for leaving in the lurch millions of jobless Americans who are relying on enhanced unemployment benefits to stay financially afloat amid ongoing public health and economic crises. Republicans in Congress and the White House were engaged in heated negotiations this week over the details of their party’s proposal for a fifth … Continue reading Senate Republicans pursue benefits pay cut for jobless, adjourn without action