Economy for everyday Americans is stagnant/unemployment rises

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  1. Grampa Murked U
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    Uncle Ferd says tell `em to go back home an' draw unemployment there...
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    Unemployment Climbs to 9.4% Among Hispanics; Double What It Was 7 Yrs Ago
    August 2, 2013 -- Unemployment among American Hispanics climbed to 9.4 percent in July, up from 9.1 percent in May and June, and 9.0 percent in April, according to data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
     
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    I know- let's do another debt ceiling "CRISIS!!" and sequester, only guts growth 1-1.5% for 2 years, for NOTHING. And block a jobs act for another 1%. Brilliant!
     
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    Good idea...
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    Unemployment Benefits Extension Passes Senate
    January 07, 2014 — In an unexpected move earlier today, the Senate voted to close debate on a bill that would extend unemployment benefits for long term jobless by up to three more months.
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    2014 Interest Rate Forecast
    January 07, 2014 — As interest rates continue to climb up slowly, consumers are facing more costs when they incur additional debt.
     
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    Where is that confounded push button trickle down valve release?
     
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    Where the hell is that economy that Barry and his posse keep telling everyone is getting better?

    You know the one that he's now got his laser sight on??

    Oh wait. I forgot. He doesn't give a shit. He's not running for POTUS again and will be taken care of by we the taxpayer for the rest of his jackass life. Never mind.
     
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    Where is that golden law that states someone else's success or keeping of their wealth prevents you from getting wealth??

    This is not the Zero Sum Game, idiot
     
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    Hey lets all give three big cheers for a declining standard of living......hiphip horray, hip hip hoo......ah fuck it, who cares if we have a declining standard of living.

    As has been pointed out repeatedly by the right wingers. Our "poor" people, when compared to the rest of the worlds poor, just have got it so good.

    And the middle? Well, just grab your boot straps and jerk yourself right off into the wealthy class. And if you can't do that, oh well.

    But the ultra wealthy? They need all the help they can get from the rest of us. And don't be fucking wanting to tax them more. They have a hard row to hoe you know. Trying to figure out what to do with all that money is......taxing. I mean very hard.
     
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    Obama is a fool and I bet he used to get his ass kicked often.

    Economy? Mark it down- I predict the FED will be disgraced as they will be forced to increase QE by the end of the year.

    -Geaux
     
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