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Unemployment benefits to be cut

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For more than a million Americans, this Christmas is looking particularly bleak. That's because conservatives are pushing to cut off long term benefits to unemployed workers - 1-point-3 million of whom will immediately lose that lifeline just after the holiday. Chris Matthews has more with Sam Stein and Michelle Goldberg.Dec.13.2013

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