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Under Obama, Your Electricity Costs Have Already Necessarily Skyrocketed

By Terresa Monroe-Hamilton – NoisyRoom: Actually, in the last 10 years, electricity costs have gone up 42%. I noticed, did you? While not all the blame can be put on Obama (Bush was enabling the EPA as well), a great … Continue reading

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Labor Day

This Labor Day, in a country of 350 million people, depending on the count of our illegal immigrant population, only 100 million people are working full-time and only 155 million are working full and part-time, and many of those people … Continue reading

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NYT: Real Unemployment at 21.9 Million

Breitbart.com: On Friday, President Barack Obama’s Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers Alan B. Krueger took a victory lap of sorts after the Labor Department’s jobs report showed the U.S. added 165,000 nonfarm payroll jobs in April. “Today’s employment … Continue reading

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New York Times Admits Reaganomics Worked

After 30 years, The New York Times has admitted that Reaganomics worked (photo:  afp) Breitbart.com:  The inadvertent revelation comes in a November 29th article by Binyamin Appelbaum chronicling the steadily falling tax burden Americans have experienced since the 1980s. AEI … Continue reading

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America’s Middle Class Net Worth Dips to 43 Year Hold… Homeless and Jobless at a High

Breitbart: The angle of a just-released New York University study is, of course, that ole’ left-wing canard known as "income inequality," but the findings are still useful in drawing other conclusions, and not ones that are very pleasant. Is America … Continue reading

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More Americans Will Use Food Stamps For Thanksgiving This Year Than Ever Before and TANSTAAFL Is About To Become A Common Term

More Americans Will Use Food Stamps For Thanksgiving This Year Than Ever Before By Elizabeth Flock – November 20, 2012 RSS Feed Print More Americans will use food stamps to buy their Thanksgiving dinner this year than ever before, according … Continue reading

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First They Came For The Cupcakes, And I Did Not Speak Out

By: Citizen Scribe From LaborUnionReport.com Please pardon me for borrowing the opening line from pastor Martin Niemöller’s condemnation of standing mute. His quote is only tangentially related… and yet… germane. Allow me to expand. On Friday, an American icon in … Continue reading

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