Job Loss Looms as Part of Stimulus Act Expires
By MICHAEL COOPER
Published: September 25, 2010
Tens of thousands of people will lose their jobs within weeks unless Congress extends one of the more effective job-creating programs in the $787 billion stimulus act: a $1 billion New Deal-style program that directly paid the salaries of unemployed people so they could get jobs in government, at nonprofit organizations and at many small businesses.
“Soft despotism is a term coined by Alexis de Tocqueville describing the state into which a country overrun by "a network of small complicated rules" might degrade. Soft despotism is different from despotism (also called 'hard despotism') in the sense that it is not obvious to the people."
Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Uncle Sam suffers COPD -"Balloon too big."
Posted by Anonymous at 9/28/2010 05:45:00 AM