How about a JOBS Commission instead of a deficit commission? I sent that message to the President and my representatives this morning, for whatever good it will do. I now have 2 choices as to what to do with the rest my time: 1) Continue to work my arse calling and writing my representatives asking them to save Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid now, or; 2) Get two more jobs ("How uniquely American!") and work my arse off so I can afford to do without The Big Three later. Either way, I'm working my arse off. And either way, it seems that I'm screwed!

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rogerreid3 3 years 11 weeks ago
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So well said. Let's hope that he starts listening. Although, because he has not attacked election fraud, he might think that being a corporate shill is "The WayTo Go", and as far as The People are concerned: "FUA". Before election he developed a fantastic grass roots link - and broke it before his Inaugural Speech. (remember "what is the most important thing that you want me to do"...... and "Seriously check out impeachment issues" was #1? He ignored or fumbled with just about all our concerns.)

I suggest that the best we can do is to "frighten" him and the DNC into realizing that that he is unlikely to be re-elected. He is throwing not just all of us under the bus - but also the chances of a non-white living in the White House in the next 50 years. He needs to understand that there is a Civil War taking place on numerous fronts.

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