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FreakinDJ Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-06-10 07:39 PM
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16. 30 years of Short Term Profits with Long Term Consequences
That is what the Senate Banking Committee is trying to deal with
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  -It appears there is a significant amount of ignorance on unemployment on here AllentownJake  Feb-06-10 06:34 PM   #0 
  - Buy American. End outsoucing. End offshore accounts. Restore our manufacturing base.  NYC_SKP   Feb-06-10 06:41 PM   #1 
  - A significant number of the lay offs  AllentownJake   Feb-06-10 06:42 PM   #2 
  - Almost every un-skilled or semi-skilled job I had in the seventies now pays less.  NYC_SKP   Feb-06-10 06:57 PM   #7 
     - It was done willingly because people were told they would be rich  AllentownJake   Feb-06-10 07:17 PM   #11 
        - 30 years of Short Term Profits with Long Term Consequences  FreakinDJ   Feb-06-10 07:39 PM   #16 
           - 30 year coke binge with the dealer at the door  AllentownJake   Feb-06-10 07:41 PM   #17 
  - agree.  endless october   Feb-06-10 07:23 PM   #14 
  - Let me tell you what it was like 18 years ago.  undeterred   Feb-06-10 06:45 PM   #3 
  - Not to mention the vast majority of the job searches  tonysam   Feb-06-10 06:53 PM   #6 
     - I can remember when I actually typed 100 cover letters  undeterred   Feb-06-10 06:58 PM   #8 
        - It's SO much better  tonysam   Feb-06-10 07:08 PM   #10 
           - They probably do get a lot more applicants per position, though.  undeterred   Feb-06-10 07:20 PM   #12 
              - and a lot more people that are not even remotely qualified nt.  AllentownJake   Feb-06-10 07:22 PM   #13 
  - K&R  leftstreet   Feb-06-10 06:47 PM   #4 
  - Because I have my own business I am not eligible to collect unemployment.  Walk away   Feb-06-10 06:48 PM   #5 
  - Well the first 26 weeks were paid for by the state fund, which wasn't taxes  AllentownJake   Feb-06-10 07:06 PM   #9 
     - "premiums are collected from wages and the employer."  REACTIVATED IN CT   Feb-07-10 07:18 AM   #18 
  - Recommend and thanks for the info. Nt  xchrom   Feb-06-10 07:34 PM   #15 
 

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