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People of Faith Rally for Unemployment Benefits

People of Faith Rally for Unemployment Benefits

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Faith groups rallied in a park next to the Capitol in Washington, D.C., yesterday to call on Congress to extend unemployment benefits for the nearly 14 million Americans out of work this winter. Reverends, rabbis, and imams joined labor groups and unemployed citizens from across the country in a prayer vigil and a march to the office of Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH).

View the full story from the Center for American Progress.