Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, February 6, 2014
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The Senate will vote today on another bill to extend long-term unemployment benefits for 1.7 million Americans. In this version of the legislation, millionaires will be ineligible. Plus, Tennessee’s governor wants to make community college or technical school free for all high school graduates in the state. Kate Davidson reports on what’s behind the plan and how the state proposes to pay for the free education.
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