unemployment benefit extensions

Barney Frank: Unemployments Benefits Aren't A 'Concession'

Now that I understand this was just the standard UI extension renewal, I'm mad as hell that Obama's trying to give away the store for this. If this was the extraordinary step of adding an additional year of benefits, I could see it. But it wasn't,

Bernie Sanders Doesn't Rule Out Filibuster Of GOP Tax Deal

Vermont Independent Senator Bernie Sanders appeared on the Ed Schultz Show and would not rule out a filibuster of the deal just reached between President Obama and Republicans on the extension of the Bush tax cuts. I don't see him necessarily