More hungry broke Americans than ever under Obama’s “growing” economy. The only thing growing under Obama is our debt and the number of people needing handouts. “The LORD enters into judgment against the elders and leaders of his people: “It is you who have ruined my vineyard; the plunder from the poor is in your houses. ‘What do you mean by crushing my people and grinding the faces of the poor?’ declares the Lord, the LORD Almighty.” Isa 3:14-15
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We’ve had several articles debunking the low unemployment rate myth. Gallup CEO Jim Clifton reiterates the falsehoods in his Gallup article linked on Drudge.
The Econuts are in charge of our national security. While the JCs call for lower pay and benefits, they pay as much as $150 per gallon for “green” jet fuel to prop up left wing campaign supporters and their insane business scams that bilk taxpayers over non-existent man-made global warming with “green” biofuels that are so expensive nobody can buy them but the government.
Half of Illinoisans would leave the state if they could, according to a recent Gallup poll. That percentage is the highest of any state in the nation.
“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.”
Obama is pretending that the Progressive Era, the New Deal, and the Great Society were repealed, so that he can blame the financial crisis on capitalism.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.