20,000 Alabamians to lose unemployment benefits - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

20,000 Alabamians to lose unemployment benefits

MONTGOMERY, AL (WBRC) - More than 20,000 Alabamians will lose their unemployment benefits on Monday.
    
Lawmakers in Washington D.C. ran out of time to take up a vote extending the deadline. They are encouraging people to continue to file for benefits, in case they come back and pass a bill that is retroactive.

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid scheduled a vote for next Monday.

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