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Published January 07, 2014, 04:31 PM

Republican leaders seek changes to a bill that would renew benefits for long-term unemployed

Republican leaders in Congress say they will seek changes to a bill that would renew benefits for the long-term unemployed.

Republican leaders in Congress say they will seek changes to a bill that would renew benefits for the long-term unemployed.

The White House-backed legislation unexpectedly cleared an initial Senate hurdle Tuesday, opening the way for negotiations. Republican leader Mitch McConnell says he wants to make sure the bill's $6.4 billion cost does not add to deficits.

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