July 14th, 2010.
Millions of people are waiting to see if Congress will pass another unemployment extension this month.
A recent article from CNN lists the Congressional “to-do list”:
- Financial reform
- Energy legislation
- Funding for the war in Afghanistan
- A small business jobs bill
- Food safety bill
- Campaign spending limits
- Immigration reform
- Response to the BP oil spill
- Confirmation of Elena Kagan
Wow! Thinking about all of these items, you have to wonder about the unemployment extension legislation.
When will Congress address the unemployment situation?
Should Congress Congress give priority these other issues?
Please feel free to share your thoughts below.