Senate Approves Jobless Benefits Extension

American VoicesPolitics ISSUE 46•29 Jul 22, 2010

Following an appointment to fill the seat of the recently deceased Robert Byrd, Senate Democrats have staved off a Republican filibuster and are set to extend unemployment benefits. What do you think?

  • “Honestly, if people are still unemployed, they really should just talk to their friends' dads. Friends' dads always have some sort of job for you." ”

    J.J. Reininger –
    Sales Planner

  • “Awesome! I've been saving up my unemployment for this kick-ass 1962 Les Paul ever since I got laid off in early ’08."”

    Matt Brown –
    Purchasing Specialist

  • “I can think of no more fitting tribute to the late senator than this, a vicious party-line vote."”

    Carrie Tong –
    Cash Accountant