Recall that Todd Akin, Roy Blunt, Jo Ann Emerson, Sam Graves and Blaine Luetkemeyer all voted to block unemployment benefit extensions. Republicans in the Senate are similarly preventing passage.
And now it turns out that the consequences are worse than we expected. And we already thought it was pretty bad. Kudos to Fox 2 News for being all over this story, and particularly Charles Jaco:
And previous reporting on the subject:
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