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Americans forced to wait for restoration of unemployment benefits as Congress takes holiday vacation

By Credit.com Staff

Nearly 1.3 million Americans awaiting the reinstatement of their unemployment benefits may have to wait an additional week as Congress prepares to postpone their session until after the Independence Day holiday. Each week that Congress fails to reach a resolution on extending jobless benefits, more than 200,000 unemployed individuals are at risk of losing aid, according to the Associated Press.

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