Michelle Malkin in the article, Small-Biz Killers – Michelle Malkin – National Review Online, says:
State unemployment benefits last up to 26 weeks. Bipartisan-supported Washington mandates have raised that to 99 weeks. The current proposal would raise the total to 155 weeks
In this article, Calculated Risk: Tax Negotiations: No help for 99ers, the author says:
Just to be clear, the "extension of the unemployment benefits" is an extension of the qualifying dates for the various tiers of benefits, and not additional weeks of benefits. There is no additional help for the so-called "99ers".