Four in five in US face near-poverty, no work

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    And to think some people still think obama has a clue. Things asre getting worse and worse with no end in sight.

    "Four out of 5 U.S. adults struggle with joblessness, near-poverty or reliance on welfare for at least parts of their lives, a sign of deteriorating economic security and an elusive American dream.

    Survey data exclusive to The Associated Press points to an increasingly globalized U.S. economy, the widening gap between rich and poor, and the loss of good-paying manufacturing jobs as reasons for the trend.

    The findings come as President Obama tries to renew his administration's emphasis on the economy, saying in recent speeches that his highest priority is to "rebuild ladders of opportunity" and reverse income inequality.

    Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/201...overty-no-work/?intcmp=trending#ixzz2aRKPSakK
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    reverse income inequality = code for taking more from those hard working and giving to those who don't.
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    This is the third thread on this on the front page and not one person has bothered to actually read the article to see what it's about.
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    I did. Which is why I posted on one of the other threads:

    You know that's talking about over the course of a lifetime, right? Not 'in the past four and a half years."

    Read more: http://www.gatorcountry.com/swampgas/showthread.php?t=267053#ixzz2aRTxrD4w

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