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Don't give up on America's long-term unemployed just yet

Federal Reserve researchers argue that the central bank has been right not to give up on the ranks of America’s long-term unemployed.

The plight of the long-term jobless has been at the heart of… 482 more words

Cry Me A River.

Apparently what separates a good surprise from a bad one is a river of tears, something I discovered quite by accident just now. I went to file my weekly unemployment claim and much like Old Mother Hubbard discovered, the cupboard was bare. 163 more words

General Musings

New survey to assess needs of Hawaii's women vets

A survey addressing the unique needs of women veterans has been launched online.

It’s being conducted by the Office of Veterans Services’ Subcommittee on Women Veterans, with the intent to reach as many women veterans as possible over the next two months. 154 more words


EXCLUSIVE - Sessions Warns All of Congress: Obama's New Immigration Strategy 'Threatens Foundation of Our Constitutional Republic'



by Matthew Boyle 15 Jul 2014, 5:58 AM PDT

Senate Budget Committee ranking member Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) has warned all of his colleagues in Congress that President Barack Obama’s new immigration strategy—his plans to legalize millions of illegal alien adults through executive power—could destroy America as we know it. 1,018 more words


I'm Sorry You Were on Food Stamps

Yesterday, I read this story on the Washington Post’s website. And I was slightly annoyed.

If you don’t want to read the whole story, let me break it down for you in nice little bullet points: 551 more words

Today I'm Into...


The wait was long and patient. Although he fidgeted a little, but not too much. His disposition was that of a man who didn’t flutter about things he couldn’t control. 2,422 more words