JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri lawmakers gave final approval Tuesday to a bill that could reinstate federally funded jobless payments for thousands of people who lost their benefits because of a protest by several Republican state senators against federal spending.
Missouri legislature passes extension of jobless benefits
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