Friday, February 06, 2009
Click the title to read more.....my concern is that people should not be complacent about this....talk to your neighbors, your friends ....check on them....offer support...listen to them....this is not a problem that is Someone Else's Problem...it is something we all need to face and face together....and the Repugs better wake up and smell the Damned Coffee....3.6 Million people have lost their jobs since this "Recession" began....
More On this....AP:::
Noon Friday 3.5.09::::
"WASHINGTON — Recession-battered employers eliminated 598,000 jobs in January, the most since the end of 1974, and catapulted the unemployment rate to 7.6 percent. The grim figures were further proof that the nation's job climate is deteriorating at an alarming clip with no end in sight.
The Labor Department's report, released Friday, showed the terrible toll the drawn-out recession is having on workers and companies. It also puts even more pressure on Congress and President Barack Obama's administration to revive the economy through a stimulus package and a revamped financial bailout plan, both of which are nearing completion..."