President Obama is getting involved in the fight to extend long-term unemployment benefits.

Watch Obama speak live about unemployment benefits

President Obama is getting involved in the fight to extend long-term unemployment benefits.Shortly after the Senate votes Tuesday morning on extending the benefits it let expire in December, Obama will hold an event at the White House calling on Congress to find a way to support the unemployed."The President will talk about the toll that allowing these benefits to expire has had on 1.3 million Americans, and he'll warn of the negative consequences for the broader economy if Congress fails ...

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