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To Democrats: How is it Healthier to be Unemployed?

DrFloyd Wrote: Sep 02, 2012 1:50 PM
Let's hope that the voters in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia, where hundreds of thousands of jobs depend on coal, directly or indirectly, and vote to keep their insustry and jobs.

The Republican National Convention in Tampa displayed a large “debt clock” that ticked away at a rate of $10 million a minute, keeping the nation’s dire financial straits front and center. Had there been a companion counter with a chit mark for each time the word “jobs” was mentioned from the main stage, it likely would have clicked on at a similar pace.

This week, at the Democratic National Convention the word “jobs” is sure to, once again, be a popular topic.

As Vice President Biden famously said, referencing the number one issue facing the middle class,...