This was tougher to get than it should have been. I hope the unemployed who are victims of the financial shenanigans of Wall Street realize who delivered on this package of benefits — and who tried to block it.
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 22, 2010
Statement by the Press Secretary on H.R. 4213
On Thursday, July 22, 2010, the President signed into law:
H.R. 4213, the “Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2010,” which extends initial eligibility for emergency unemployment compensation and 100 percent Federal funding for extended unemployment insurance benefits through November 30, 2010.
— Steve Clemons