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Senate moves ahead with measure to extend long-term unemployment benefits


By and Robert Costa

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The Democratic effort to extend federal benefits for the long-term unemployed got a surprise boost Tuesday as skeptical Republicans in the Senate voted to allow the proposal to advance, with issues of poverty and economic opportunity emerging as a central battleground between the parties.

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