KTEP - El Paso, Texas

Tough To Make Ends Meet Even With Unemployment Benefits

Jan 6, 2014
Originally published on January 6, 2014 6:03 am

Congress returns to Washington this week, and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has pledged the first item on the agenda will be restoring long-term unemployment benefits. Those benefits expired last week, and an estimated 1.3 million people stopped receiving checks.