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  •  My husband (1+ / 0-)
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    works in a non-union factory, and has been there for eight years now.  His wages are around $14,000 less this year than they were three years ago.  (And he wasn't exactly pulling in six figures then.)  With the loan refusal, I don't know if he'll even have a job.  It fucking infuriates me that congress can hand out 350 billion dollars without blinking an eye, then refuse this.  And the numbers I keep seeing- 3 million more jobs lost?  Is this for real??
    I'm in NC, btw, a long ways off from Detroit.  Geographically speaking...

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