U.S. House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) (C) speaks during a news conference attended by Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) (L-R), Representative Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), Representative Kristi ... more 
U.S. House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) (C) speaks during a news conference attended by Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) (L-R), Representative Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), Representative Kristi Noem (R-SD) and House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA), after a House Republican caucus meeting at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, January 14, 2014. Prospects of 1.4 million unemployed Americans getting their federal jobless benefits back soon brightened on Monday when U.S. Senate Republican negotiators offered a new plan to extend the emergency relief for three months. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT) less 
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Tue, Jan 14, 2014 11:27 AM EST