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UPDATED, SEE BELOW While our nation still reels from the economic crisis brought on by irresponsible Republican fiscal policies that saw millions of jobs being lost, the middle class being ...
by jillwklausen
Comment Count 74 comments on Wed Jun 20, 2012 at 09:45 AM PDT with 148 Recommends
by TwoPuttTommy
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Jan 10, 2012 at 06:59 AM PST with 83 Recommends
President Barack Obama,
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 74 comments on Tue Dec 20, 2011 at 11:44 AM PST with 39 Recommends
Right now, my family is being held hostage by the Republican Party. Sound a little dramatic? Maybe it is. But, it isn't a joke.
by EAColeInEmporia
Comment Count 49 comments on Tue Feb 17, 2009 at 07:37 PM PST with 25 Recommends
by daveinacar
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Apr 19, 2006 at 08:18 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Welcome good citizen. Today we’ll take another crack at a conundrum that is most puzzling, poverty. In a land where 2.5 million are homeless and 35 million live below an artificially low ...
by Gegner
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Nov 26, 2006 at 09:58 AM PST with 17 Recommends
by TwoPuttTommy
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Jan 08, 2012 at 07:45 AM PST with 15 Recommends
According to Gov. Kathleen Sebelius (D), it is up in the air currently as to whether or not government employees will receive a paycheck this Friday. Due to budgetary shortfalls and unexpected ...
by JJEagleHawk
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Feb 17, 2009 at 06:50 PM PST with 12 Recommends
by TwoPuttTommy
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Jan 12, 2012 at 07:24 AM PST with 9 Recommends
I here over and over, we need the banks to loosen up financing, so small businesses can cover their payroll, buy equipment, pay their bills. I swear I am going to pull my hair out if I hear this ...
by sharistuff
Comment Count 85 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2009 at 07:30 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Selling pieces of our infrastructure is all the rage.
by salsal
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Mar 06, 2008 at 06:17 PM PST with 9 Recommends
The press, the pundits and the merely prurient have had twenty months to examine every detail of every aspect of Barack Obama’s life. They’ve had many, many opportunities to ask him ...
by Merlin Cambrensis
Comment Count 39 comments on Mon Sep 08, 2008 at 11:30 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
While I understand the House has caused the latest delay on an extension of the payroll tax cut and unemployment benefits, Senators should come back from their winter break because it is the middle ...
by Joe Sestak
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Dec 20, 2011 at 08:02 AM PST with 6 Recommends
When the 'progressive' media promotes right wing policy agenda as acceptable under a democratic politician....our media icons become a zombie version of FOX news.
by debbierlus
Comment Count 29 comments on Wed Dec 14, 2011 at 10:45 AM PST with 4 Recommends
With the cave of House Republicans on the payroll tax, Dems should see that standing up to Repubs is a policy and politics win. That White House countdown clock was beautiful. Obama, Reid, and ...
by mikelow
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Dec 23, 2011 at 12:19 PM PST with 2 Recommends
I know that there was a 3.8% hike on investment income and dividends for those making above $250K ($200k single). Was there a 0.9% payroll tax hike for those making over those same amounts?
by CSA Sucks
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon Mar 22, 2010 at 10:50 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
So, the economy in general is going down in flames and it's time for my employees to get their reviews. My business is doing well. The "Conventional Wisdom" says that I should cut payroll and save ...
by dadlyedly
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Mar 14, 2009 at 01:11 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Can Joe the Plumber actually get to a $250,000 annual income? Here, I make a ton of educated guesses, based on running a service business of my own. Let's look at the likely costs: 1. Ad in the ...
by socialist butterfly
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Oct 16, 2008 at 08:05 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
I felt compelled to email my ding-a-ling Congressman, Pat Meehan, to let him know my displeasure at his “yes” vote on jamming up the payroll tax cut extension.
by Mostel26
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Dec 20, 2011 at 11:23 AM PST with 1 Recommend