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Barbara Lee: Cut to Unemployment Benefits a “Moral Outrage”

LEE: Cut to Unemployed is a “Moral Outrage.” About 45 minutes ago Reps. Keith Ellison, Barbara Lee and Sheila Jackson Lee and other Progressive Caucus members announced a new jobs bill.  Rep. Lee put a lot of focus on unemployment benefits.  The GOP’s version of the bill includes drug testing for those seeking unemployment benefits and a cut to the benefits from 99 to 59 weeks.