Monthly Archives: February 2014

The Tyranny of the Minority: How 11% of Americans blocked the extension of Unemployment Benefits

The U.S. Senate had a vote on February 6th 2014 to extend Unemployment Benefits, and the vote was 58 in favor, 40 opposed with 2 abstentions.  Actually the vote was for Cloture, required to pass before sending a piece of … Continue reading

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