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Originally posted by Only1King
reply to post by calstorm
One word: Africa. Imagine life there...then get back to me. Send positive thoughts and frequencies for them and those else in need.
Peace.edit on 17-2-2012 by Only1King because: (no reason given)
- there are 2 million jobs out there that cannot be filled because people don't have the educated workforce
Because you're not an illegal...
Originally posted by jjkenobi
Why are these people eating rats? Why aren't they collecting food stamps and welfare and unemployment and section 8 housing free cell phone service mega tax credits (child tax credits, EIC) TANF Medicaid, too many to list.
List of US Government Funding programs
Originally posted by jhn7537
Anyways, this is just one story pointing out that life here isnt so bad after all.... And to the OP, Im not denying that anything you've said isnt true, I just havent seen anything like that around the Chicagoland area.edit on 18-2-2012 by jhn7537 because: (no reason given)
The unemployment rate in the Chicago area rose to 10.2 percent in December from 9.3 percent a year ago, according to seasonally adjusted figures released Thursday by the Illinois Department of Employment Security.
The rate for Illinois was 9.8 percent. Both the state and local rates are higher than the nation’s unemployment rate of 8.5 percent.
The unemployment rate also increased in Bloomington-Normal, Champaign-Urbanana and Danville compared to year-ago figures, according to preliminary data also released Thursday.
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Venture capital funding and deals rise in 2010
Companies in the U.S. received $26.2 billion in 2,799 venture capital deals, an 11% increase in funds from the year before and a 6% increase in deals, a Dow Jones VentureSource report says.