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Unemployment blame game plays out at PMQs

Latest statistics show 80,000 more people are out of work, prompting the Labour leader to conclude that the PM believed “unemployment was a price worth paying” for getting the deficit under control.

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Bloomberg’s interview with Buffet July 14 2011

“How fast the recovery will come, I don’t know. I see nothing that indicates any kind of a double dip.”

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The Happiest Countries in the World

There is more to happiness than raw economic growth. What happens when you measure countries by employment, health care, and life satisfaction? The United States and Europe run in opposite directions. The pursuit of happiness is one of America’s promises to its citizens, enshrined in the Declaration of Independence. But today, Americans are a profoundly [...]

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Yesterday, we got some good news about the American economy…Really!

That’s why the President worked so hard to extend tax cuts for the middle class and unemployment insurance for folks who are looking for work. These measures will help provide a vital boost to help spur stronger economic growth and job creation by America’s businesses in 2011 and provide some relief for families who are still struggling.

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The REAL War!

On the floor of the United States Senate, Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) stands up for working and middle class families against corporate greed and the huge and growing income gap

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