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U.S. Senate Decides To Drop Stimulus Legislation

February 7, 2002
WASHINGTON, DC — Democrats and Republicans in the U.S. Senate both failed to gain passage of their versions of economic stimulus amendments to be added to H.R. 622, an adoption tax credit bill. The Senate then agreed to extend unemployment benefits by 13 weeks instead.

The House of Representatives now must act to approve the bill.

Publication date: 02/04/2002