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Weather Delays Unemployment Vote in Washington

A key procedural vote on an extension of long-term unemployment benefits is delayed.
A key procedural vote on an extension of long-term unemployment benefits is delayed.

The vote, originally scheduled for tonight, will now happen tomorrow because several senators haven't returned from holiday break due to weather-related flight delays.

Democrats hope to pass a $6.4 billion aid plan to out-of-work Americans whose jobless benefits expired last month. Republicans say the bill would hurt the economy and job creation.
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