"He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)
Yeah, perhaps if we didn't suffer from one of the worst financial crises in our history coupled with the uncertainty of not knowing if Obama was gonna play ball during the same time of this study, this might still be considered BS...
Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics.
Companies didn't hire them workers because they A. Didn't need them or B. Put the additional burden on existing employees. LIKE THEY ALWAYS DO.
Blow smoke up someone else's ass and tell'em their back's on fire...
Our national minimum wage is £6.50 an hour..$10.22..Then tax and national insurance are taken out..(without your permission, before you receive your wages!)which gives you £940 a month after tax..
Maybe we should do away with minimum wage I'm sure that will create jobs.
One of you will end up here next!
AUSTAN GOOLSBEE: I think the world vests too much power, certainly in the president, probably in Washington in general for its influence on the economy, because most all of the economy has nothing to do with the government.
But hey, it's their bed so they should lay in it right? If they just worked harder they could have a better job anyway.
Ted Cruz is the dumbest person alive.