Money to Give: How Defense Contracts Exacerbate and Perpetuate Our Deficit Woes

By: Wednesday February 16, 2011 3:09 pm

We don’t have a deficit problem, we have a corruption problem that happens to increase our deficit.

 

Republicans’ War on Jobs: Propose Cutting Training, AmeriCorps

By: Tuesday February 15, 2011 5:15 pm

Despite jobs being by far the top issue with voters, the Republicans in Congress, in their rush for immediate austerity, have committed themselves to making the unemployment crisis worse. Among the many cuts in the House Republican’s continuing resolution are cuts to “excess spending in Labor Department job training programs” and eliminating funds for AmeriCorps.

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