Lake area residents are no closer to getting their emergency COVID 19 unemployment benefits restored.

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White house Chief of Staff Mark Meadows.

He tells CBS’s face the nation that not a single republican on either side of Congress voted no to a bill allowing the $600 enhanced unemployment to be extended.

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Discussions on the bill will continue today in both chambers.