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LABOUR AND THE ECONOMY - IT'S A WORRY

“We used to think you could spend your way out of recession and increase employment by boosting government spending. I can tell you that option no longer exists. 245 more words

Public Expenditue

Labour's 2015 General Election Manifesto Starts With A Lie, And Then Gets Worse

Much has been made of the fact that the Labour Party’s 2015 general election manifesto begins with a so-called “Budget Responsibility Lock” to… 1,399 more words

Politics

Support The Campaign to Keep Stoke-On-Trent TUC Studies Unit Open

Support the campaign to oppose the closure of Stoke-On-Trent College TUC Studies Unit.

A poster is available for display – defend tuc studies unit

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Campaigns

Saying the White House is Failing Does Not Necessarily Mean It's True!  

The political silly season has been non-stop for President Barack Obama. What he has been able to accomplish despite political enemies who vowed at any cost to see him fail is somewhat remarkable. 350 more words

Opinion

Believing Impossible Things

   By Bob Shapiro

The other night, I talked with my new friend Jack about the Economy, Taxes, and eventually Social Security. I explained that the unfunded liability for Social Security was far beyond what was possible to meet, and that somewhere down the road, Social Security would default. 954 more words

GDP & Employment

Financial System Will Collapse Just a Matter of When-Laurence Kotlikoff

By Greg Hunter – Re-Blogged From http://www.usawatchdog.com

Renowned economist Laurence Kotlikoff recently testified at the U.S. Senate about the runaway U.S. budget.  How bad is it?  556 more words

GDP & Employment