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US Politics & Gov't

The President: The Income Gap Is Fraying U.S. Social Fabric
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S., poverty, joblessness, assistance, Wall Street, bankers, bailout, recession, economic crisis, home foreclosures, President Obama, GOP, Dems, #GreenNewDeal, #GreenParty )

- 667 days ago -
The growing wealth inequity in the US has gotten sufficiently extreme for even the wealthy elites to notice. Can an end to the class war that the 1% has been waging against the rest of us be coming soon? Hardly. Not unless we get a Green New Deal.
The Shocking Truth About U.S. Poverty
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S., poverty, joblessness, assistance, Wall Street, bankers, bailout, recession, economic crisis, Main Street, no bailout, home foreclosures, #GOP, #Dem, two party sham, corporate agenda, record profits, #GreenNewDeal, #GreenParty )

- 667 days ago -
80% of Americans are a lot closer to poverty than we've been told. It's time for a Green New Deal
Take Action: Tell The President: Prosecute the Wall Street Bankers for Stealing Our Homes,Our Savings, and Our Livelihoods
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petition, take action, sign the petition, president, second term, prosecute, wall street, bankers, recession, housing crisis, unemployment, poverty, retirement, pensions, hardship, Americans )

- 836 days ago -
The President's second term is his last chance to get justice for the millions of Americans whose homes, savings, pensions, and livelihoods were stolen by Wall Street Bankers. Please sign the petition.
Income Inequality Is the Achilles Heel in the GOP Strategy to Demonize Occupy Wall Street
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Occupy Wall Street, Rick Perry, GOP, income inequality, wealthy elites, 1%, corporate profits, recession, middle class, unemployment, poverty, working poor, we are the 99% )

- 1307 days ago -
"I don't care about that." That is what Rick Perry said in the New York Times when John Harwood told him his tax plan would increase income inequality.
The 99% Seek a Just Economy, Not Just An Economy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Republicans, wealthy elites, the 1 percent, corporate profits, corporate corruption, two party system, freedom for the few, recession, depression, unemployment, homelessness, poverty, starvation, we are the 99%, economic justice, social progress )

- 1308 days ago -
For Republicans, it's all about enforcing freedom for the few - allowing corporations and millionaires to do whatever they want. No matter what that means to the freedoms of the 99 percent.
TAKE ACTION: Tell President Obama to End the War in Afghanistan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Afghanistan, war, defense spending, recession, budget cuts, infrastructure, unemployment, jobs bill, Obama )

- 1309 days ago -
We have accomplished few, if any, policy objectives by occupying Afghanistan. It's time we bring the troops home and start putting Americans back to work. Let's rebuild our nation. Tell the President: end the war now.
Democrats Seek Bold Jobs Creation Plan, But Expect 'Shriveled Bacon' Delivery Instead
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obama, obama-administration, politics, government, congress, democrats, republicans, jobs, unemployment, jobs-creation-plan, white-house, press-secretary, interesting, news, video, youtube, commentary, economic-crisis, business, recession, economy, u.s. )

- 1366 days ago -
Everyone is sitting in baited anticipation for President Obama's 'After Labor Day' Jobs Creation Plan speech and it had better be an all encompassing eye-popping whiz-banger, in order to keep people from quickly laughing it off!
Obama Says American 'Spirit' Can Confront, Resolve Challenges
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Obama, challenges for future, radio-Internet presidential address, Iraq, Afghanistan, recession, lots of issues, lots of problems )

K. A.
- 2153 days ago -
"We are not a people who fear the future. We are a people who make it," Obama said in his weekly radio and Internet address. wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the global recession, and a package of problems "we have kicked down the road for far too long."
Raising Kids Who Can Thrive Amid Chaos in Their Careers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, USA, recession, employment, economy, teaching children skills, changing world, careers )

- 2177 days ago -
The recession is driving home a bitter truth about the 21st-century job market: A tidy, linear path to a secure career is increasingly hard to find. Careers wax and wane faster than they used to. Back when Wall Street was hot -- in 2006 --
One in 10 Americans Gets Help to Buy Food
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, hunger, recession, families )

- 2244 days ago -
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A record 32.2 million people -- one in every 10 Americans -- received food stamps at the latest count, the government said on Thursday, a reflection of the recession now in its 16th month.
WE ARE BEING ROBBED. By the $700 Billion Bailout LAW   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bush, paulson, abolish, federal, reserve, us dollar, ron paul, central bank, money, economy, recession, depression, stock, market, meltdown, crash, crisis, monetary, policy, fiat, currency, devaluation, interest, rates )

- 2424 days ago -
This video needs to be seen by everyone in America. Yes, I know, its 10 minutes. But its 10 minutes that anyone with a 401k, Pension or IRA should be willing to spend. Send it around, then keep checking at
Bush Tries New Scare Tactics in Speech to Nation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bush, economy, bailout, Congress, recession, BS, scare tactics, financial panic )

- 2437 days ago -
Bush stood up and proved that he's so full of sh*t his eyes are brown: pulling the same old tired trick out of his motheaten hat, he warned the country that "America could slip into a financial panic." Gee, I think he's trying to start one!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton, recession, tax rebates, home forclosure, emergency economic plan, home forclosure, specific plans )

K. A.
- 2662 days ago -
She has outlined her economic blueprint for rebuilding the middle class, and talked with Virginia voters about the tangible impact that her economic plan would have on their lives... time for a her to bring voices of middle class to the White House!
You'Ve Heard About the Recession? It's Here
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: recession, job loss, foreclosures, economy, economists, service sector )

- 2669 days ago -
Many economists in the US are saying the recession has arrived. The mortgage mess, employers cutting staff, a net loss of 17,000 jobs in January and now a grim decline in the service sector lead excperts to declare that the recession is now a reality.
The Coming Financial Collapse of America Also:(Google Video By Aaron Russo FREEDOM to FASCISM)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: federal reserve, banks, recession, housing, land, government, money, spending, propaganda, freedoms, healthcare, ron paulethics )

- 2682 days ago -
My prediction for 2008 - 2012 is a massive wave of municipal bankruptcies, state bankruptcies and escalating national debt.And the worst part of it all? The only way out of this financial mess is for the Federal Reserve to steal more money from Americans

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