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Data Set

Publication Date

7-20-2010

Twitter Search Words

jobless, benefits

Search Start Date

2010-07-20

Search End Date

2010-07-25

Abstract

Twitter data stream collected following two Washington Post news alert:

02:37 PM EDT Tuesday, July 20, 2010

The Senate voted Tuesday to advance legislation that would restore emergency jobless benefits to millions of people who have been out of work for more than six months, overcoming Republican objections that had delayed action for weeks.

02:03 PM EDT Thursday, July 22, 2010

Congress has approved a six-month extension of emergency jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed. The House gave the measure final approval and sent it on to the White House.

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