unemployment

When 6% Sounded Pretty Good

When 6% Sounded Pretty Good

Remember when Mitt Romney vowed to get unemployment down under 6% by the end of his first term as president? That sounded pretty good to the Fox kids in May 2012.
Austerity Has Made Europe's Depression Longer Than In '30s
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Austerity Has Made Europe's Depression Longer Than In '30s

Europe's governments are learning that spending cuts slowed economic growth and actually increased deficits. Meanwhile, America's "Great Recession" also drags on thanks to cutbacks in government spending.
Me, Ohio Governor John Kasich And His Need To Shame The Poor
John Kasich (R) - Governor of Ohio Image from: Office of Ohio Governor John R. Kasich

Me, Ohio Governor John Kasich And His Need To Shame The Poor

In this supposed Land of Liberty, who is John Kasich to call me lazy and dictate what I should do with my time and my life? Are the poor lazy or is John Kasich a modern-day slave holder with the state of Ohio as his plantation?