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Anger Grows As Unemployment Benefits Get Cut. Is America About To Reach A Breaking Point?

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder Is America About To Reach A Breaking Point? Anger Grows As Unemployment Benefits Get Cut   In America today, there are close to 50 million people living in poverty and there are more than 100 million people that get money from the federal government every month.  As the middle […]

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Chicago Sees Pension Crisis Drawing Near

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Chicago Sees Pension Crisis Drawing Near   Promises were made to unions by people who knew they would be long gone when the bills came due. Now the bills are coming due and there is no money, or soon won’t be. But that doesn’t keep the unions from screaming foul. […]


Perverse Incentives of the Welfare State

Source: http://nextnewsnetwork.com Perverse Incentives of the Welfare State     WASHINGTON – The ongoing economic slump has led to an unprecedented expansion of the segment of the US population receiving welfare assistance. One reason for this, according to James Pethokoukis, an analyst at the American Enterprise Institute, is that the welfare system “creates some crazy […]

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Feds give laid-off Boeing workers a big (GIANT) helping hand (It pays to be a crony)

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Feds give laid-off Boeing workers a big (GIANT) helping hand (It pays to be a crony)   The Department of Labor has approved a lavish unemployment benefit for laid off Boeing workers. They will receive unemployment benefits 5 times longer than other workers, taxpayers will pay 90% of any expenses […]


Rotting, Decaying And Bankrupt – If You Want To See The Future Of America Just Look At Detroit

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Rotting, Decaying And Bankrupt – If You Want To See The Future Of America Just Look At Detroit   Eventually the money runs out.  Much of America was shocked when the city of Detroit defaulted on a $39.7 million debt payment and announced that it was suspending payments on $2.5 billion […]

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Proposed Tennessee Bill Would Cut Welfare Benefits When Kids Fail At School…

Proposed Tennessee Bill Would Cut Welfare Benefits When Kids Fail At School…

Source: http://weaselzippers.us I’m for anything and everything when it comes to getting people off welfare. Most people who eventually lost their benefits after welfare reform was passed in the late 1990s say their lives improved because they started working and were supporting themselves. Via WaPo: Education’s often seen as the key to breaking the cycle […]


Ron Paul’s ‘Exit’ Interview

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com Posted by Lew Rockwell on November 29, 2012 08:28 AM  


Social Security Ponzi Scheme : Ripping Off The Next Generations

Source: http://geraldcelentechannel.blogspot.com Social Security is debt slavery for the young. Plain and simple , just one of the many failings of government, who simply is incapable of doing business and can only steal and borrow money in order to spend it.The reward for working hard is to have half your income taken through force and […]


US veterans face financial ruin waiting for benefits from overburdened VA

Source: http://www.naturalnews.com By: J. D. Heyes We depend on them to protect our country, our lives, our freedom, our way of life. So why does our government continue to shortchange our veterans by chronically underfunding the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), especially at a time when our vets need the VA the most? As lawmakers […]


7 little-known Social Security benefits

Source: http://www.bankrate.com By Jennie L. Phipps • Bankrate.com That FICA guy won’t be your buddy In the first season of “Friends,” Rachel Green looks at her first paycheck as a waitress and asks, “Who’s this FICA guy, and why is he getting all my money?” That’s one hard lesson about Social Security. Another is that […]