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bertman Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-26-09 08:36 PM
Response to Reply #13
20. We have a couple of high-rise complexes going up around here. They are doing their
part to keep the "undocumented" immigrant population fully employed. Most of those guys are H1D workers though.

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  -So where are all the economic stimulus jobs? undeterred  May-26-09 08:09 PM   #0 
  - They're coming: 10 million Medical Claims Denial Specialists n/t  leftstreet   May-26-09 08:10 PM   #1 
  - ...  undeterred   May-26-09 08:17 PM   #6 
  - touche.  girl gone mad   May-26-09 09:57 PM   #33 
  - Two yucks for that one.  Greyhound   May-26-09 10:04 PM   #36 
  - Jobs are not really the stimulus.  BuyingThyme   May-26-09 08:12 PM   #2 
  - How much time is deemed 'too soon'?  Deja Q   May-26-09 08:13 PM   #3 
  - China, India and Asia.  Double T   May-26-09 08:15 PM   #4 
  - Bingo! n/t  OhioChick   May-26-09 08:20 PM   #8 
  - What are the rich "recovering" from?  undeterred   May-26-09 08:21 PM   #9 
  - recovering from being less rich to more rich.  Double T   May-26-09 08:26 PM   #15 
  - China and India are rebulilding their economies by building infrastructure rather than banks.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-26-09 08:27 PM   #16 
  - Well Hello Feudalism, Yes Hello Feudalism (To the tune of "Hello Dolly!"  truedelphi   May-26-09 08:35 PM   #19 
     - You can call it whatever you want.  Double T   May-26-09 09:14 PM   #25 
  - All that has to happen is for people to start buying lots of stuff, on credit, agian.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-26-09 08:15 PM   #5 
  - Remind me where I can get the credit to buy the stuff  undeterred   May-26-09 08:19 PM   #7 
     - The same place you can get a job and the pie-in-the-sky they're selling.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-26-09 08:28 PM   #17 
  - I know that's a right wing talking point  sandnsea   May-26-09 08:22 PM   #10 
  - Score one for the right wing.  undeterred   May-26-09 08:24 PM   #12 
  - Nobody. My best male friend was just let go from the PD here, and he was the  Mike 03   May-26-09 08:23 PM   #11 
  - Inexperience is the new 'work experience'  undeterred   May-26-09 08:25 PM   #14 
  - So now he can be a security guard for $9 an hour  undeterred   May-26-09 08:40 PM   #21 
     - Not everybody. We've poured so much money into the "financial markets" that  Greyhound   May-26-09 10:12 PM   #38 
        - You do have to wonder whose side the Democrats are on. n/t  truedelphi   May-27-09 01:52 AM   #47 
  - Many of the jobs are in construction...  rosesaylavee   May-26-09 08:25 PM   #13 
  - We have a couple of high-rise complexes going up around here. They are doing their  bertman   May-26-09 08:36 PM   #20 
     - Sorry to hear that.  rosesaylavee   May-26-09 08:49 PM   #22 
        - This is North Carolina. Not much union clout here. Sorry to say.  bertman   May-26-09 09:11 PM   #23 
        - And I know from my work that there is A LOT of construction  rosesaylavee   May-26-09 09:13 PM   #24 
           - I can't speak to that because I'm on the residential side of the industry.  bertman   May-26-09 09:19 PM   #28 
        - Did you forget the sarcasm tag? n/t  Greyhound   May-26-09 10:13 PM   #39 
           - Not sure what you mean...  rosesaylavee   May-27-09 07:28 AM   #48 
              - Just that even where unions do still exist they just don't/won't/can't do anything about anything.nt  Greyhound   May-27-09 02:25 PM   #53 
                 - I am sorry that has been your experience.  rosesaylavee   May-27-09 05:14 PM   #58 
  - Our state just finished the process of awarding some stimulus money.  MissB   May-26-09 08:30 PM   #18 
  - Give it fucking time!  cagesoulman   May-26-09 09:16 PM   #26 
  - People gotta eat and find shelter tonight.  undeterred   May-26-09 09:18 PM   #27 
  - I know. I know.  cagesoulman   May-26-09 09:33 PM   #30 
  - Sadly, it may be dependent on how effective your Governor is  ecstatic   May-26-09 09:36 PM   #31 
  - I've heard there will be transportation projects in my state  undeterred   May-26-09 09:39 PM   #32 
  - Our Governor is using the money to put an $22 million roof on his mansion.  Horse with no Name   May-26-09 10:35 PM   #43 
  - Ummmm.....Guess you didn't get the memo about those "green jobs"  OhioChick   May-26-09 10:01 PM   #34 
  - infuriating  undeterred   May-26-09 10:03 PM   #35 
  - Then the stimulus was poorly designed, as the whole point was to intervene rapidly...  JVS   May-27-09 02:35 PM   #55 
  - yes  Rosa Luxemburg   May-26-09 09:22 PM   #29 
  - there's pie in the sky for ALL!  upi402   May-26-09 10:04 PM   #37 
  - This is the madness of the stimulus package  Sen. Walter Sobchak   May-26-09 10:28 PM   #40 
  - Well I don't know about you  Horse with no Name   May-26-09 10:30 PM   #41 
  - the only stimulus money coming here  Mari333   May-26-09 10:34 PM   #42 
  - Not in education.  LWolf   May-26-09 10:39 PM   #44 
  - I was in Florida this last week and several schools were waiting to hear how much stimulus money  SemiCharmedQuark   May-26-09 11:35 PM   #46 
     - We spent the first round  LWolf   May-27-09 07:41 AM   #49 
  - NO n/t  doc03   May-26-09 10:42 PM   #45 
  - Large projects take time to filter down.  4_TN_TITANS   May-27-09 10:29 AM   #50 
  - The economic stimulus will create few new jobs.  Xithras   May-27-09 10:38 AM   #51 
  - Teachers, cops, firemen, social workers who WERE NOT LAID OFF  HamdenRice   May-27-09 10:50 AM   #52 
  - India  HarukaTheTrophyWife   May-27-09 02:25 PM   #54 
  - Don't ya know, ya gotta wait for them jobs to trickle down.  blindpig   May-27-09 02:52 PM   #56 
  - The stimulus bill funded bankers?  Telly Savalas   May-27-09 05:19 PM   #59 
  - My asphalt trucks are still setting in the driveway  lefthandedlefty   May-27-09 04:05 PM   #57 

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