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After Senate defeat, what’s next for jobs legislation?

Erik Wasson, staff writer, The Hill

wfedstaff | June 4, 2015 12:41 pm

Last month, President Obama introduced his initiative to create jobs with a demand that Congress pass it without delay or revisions.

Now, weeks later, the Senate has killed it.

Erik Wasson, a staff writer with The Hill newspaper, joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Amy Morris to provide an update.

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Also, the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness recently came out with its own proposals. Wasson also discussed the chances that Congress will take up some of those recommendations.