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What Obama Is Doing to the Job Market

vickielant Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 8:32 AM
You have to wonder if this president is truly trying to destroy the country.
Roy323 Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 11:03 PM
vickiwell, U go ahead and "wonder if this president is trying to destroy the country". I'm quite sure that is the ultimate aim-But I doubt Obama is the architect--he's just the patsy!

Firms are awash with cash, but they're not hiring. What's going on? One place to look for an explanation is the policies of the Obama administration.

President Obama's proposal to increase the minimum wage and the health insurance employer mandate are combining to destroy job opportunities for young, unskilled workers in cities and towns across the country.

The minimum wage, currently set at $7.25 an hour, will jump to $9 an hour and be indexed going forward if the president gets his way. The Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) is already the law of the land and its effects are being...