“Illinois has 380,000 fewer people employed now than before the recession. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, unemployment is still up by nearly 200,000 people, and at least 185,000 people have given up and left the labor force.”
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Obama is pretending that the Progressive Era, the New Deal, and the Great Society were repealed, so that he can blame the financial crisis on capitalism. He’s pretending that George Bush was George Washington.
“USA is in for a prolonged period of sub par growth and very high annual deficits.” – Bruce Krasting
What has been growing is the wealth of the rich, the remit of the state, the girth of Wall Street, the debt burden of the people, the prosperity of the beltway and the sway of the three great branches of government which are domiciled there—that is, the warfare state, the welfare state and the central bank.
Government has evolved into a Ponzi scheme dependent on two strategies. The first is spending ever more of other people’s money on themselves and toward their re-elections. The second is pretending what they do has no cost — to the productive, to the economy, etc.
The only governor to survive a recall election explains how conservatism won in a blue state. Heritage Foundation interview.
If you prepare yourself and your family now, you will have a much better chance of surviving the coming storm. And you will be in much better position to help those that will need your assistance.
The American people are being robbed of their livelihoods, their security and their freedom. President Obama makes grand sweeping gestures and delivers soaring rhetoric about helping the poor and achieving fairness. But he merely draws our attention away from the hand that is reaching deep into our pockets.
In every single case, the observed trend lies below the model average trend.
Just Sign Here: Federal Workers Max Out at Taxpayer Expense – 5 part series by the Washington Examiner