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Bud Meyers's Profile

Bud Meyers is the son of military parents and a "baby boomer" who writes about the economy, politics, tax evasion, corporate governance and the unemployed. He is the author of "Why I Hate Republicans and the Fox News Channel" -- on sale at Amazon.

Real Name: Bud Meyers

Location: Las Vegas

Groups: In Support of Labor and Unions

Home Page:

Twitter: budmeyers99

Diaries published: 131 (450 days since last diary on Sun Mar 02, 2014 at 06:31 PM PST)

Comments posted: 331 (450 days since last comment on Mon Mar 03, 2014 at 08:37 AM PST)

Diary frequency: frequent

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 2672

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: 6 Democrats Betray 30 Million Workers on Minimum Wage, 200 comments, 355 recommends

People Following Bud Meyers: 41

Bud Meyers's Most Recent Diaries:

When I couldn't find work again after being laid off during the Great Recession, my mother thought there were plenty of jobs to be found, if only people like myself would look for a job ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 49 comments on Sun Mar 02, 2014 at 06:31 PM PST with 164 Recommends
Ever since President Obama first took office, from 2008 through 2013, we've had 15.4 million high school graduates. During that same period of time we've also had an additional 6.8 million retired ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Dec 10, 2013 at 11:37 AM PST with 10 Recommends
The situation for the long-term unemployed, especially for older workers, has gone from being very painful to extremely desperate. Annie Lowrey, in an excellent New York Times article titled Caught ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Dec 07, 2013 at 11:43 AM PST with 24 Recommends
BREAKING NEWS - Wasilla, Alaska --- There will be no gift-wrapped presents with bows this year, nor will there be eggnog (spiked or otherwise), or midnight Masses, or Christmas carols; and sadly, no ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Dec 06, 2013 at 11:08 AM PST with 3 Recommends
The National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare explains in great detail how this strategy of "generational ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Dec 04, 2013 at 11:34 AM PST with 11 Recommends
It's a shame that the Fourth Estate, rather than reporting the news, has become nothing more than an ideological tool that deliberately misleads the public on serious issues to advocate for special ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Oct 08, 2013 at 09:16 PM PDT with 25 Recommends

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