Monday, April 12, 2010

Elephant In The Room...

NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- With unemployment still at a severe high, a majority of states have drained their jobless benefit funds, forcing them to borrow billions from the federal government to help out-of-work Americans.

A total of 33 states and the Virgin Islands have depleted their funds and borrowed more than $38.7 billion to provide a safety net, according to a report released Thursday by the National Employment Law Project. Four others are at the brink of insolvency.

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And yet the tide of immigration (both legal and illegal) continues to flood the already sinking ship of state with only a mousy politically correct protest from few elements on the "conservative" right.




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