Category Archives: unemployment

What the Jindal Administration doesn’t want you to know about unemployment

Jindal touts job creation as major issue in campaign. Bobby Jindal claims in his campaign commercial that in this bad economy that he has managed to bring a certain number of jobs to this state. It has been pointed out … Continue reading

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Side effect of extending unemployment

Now that Senator Byrd has been replaced, the Democrats have the votes (along with the two Senators form Maine) to pass an extension of unemployment benefits. This is, of course, good for people who are currently unemployed and cannot find … Continue reading

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Why common sense isn’t so common.

There is a fight in Congress about extending unemployment compensation. While I have blogged about this before, the absolute morons at the Heritage Foundation are at it again, suggesting that extending unemployment benefits extends the time that people are unemployed. … Continue reading

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Bobby and WWL: A love fest

I just watched WWL and they interviewed Bobby Jindal on his two year mark as governor. It is really sad that WWL will continue to not question Governor Jindal on his claims. See, Governor Jindal said that one of the … Continue reading

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Louisiana is not unemployed enough

Emergency legislation is being proposed to provide states with additional funding for people whose unemployment will run out soon because of the bad economy. Unfortunately, with our current unemployment rate,  we do not qualify. And whose fault is that? Well … Continue reading

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Avon Honey to the rescue!

The Democrat from Baton Rouge refused to stand idly by as Bobby Jindal rejected the additional stimulus funding for unemployment benefits. An amendment was slipped into a bill that will help those who are currently unemployed. The legislation will put … Continue reading

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Bobby Jindal’s top legislative priorities.

Jindal’s top priorities: saving chicken plant and defeating unemployment expansion Sad huh? Just sayin…

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Live blogging the Bobby Jindal response.

OOOOH, a dramatic entrance. I like how one MSNBC commentator said “Oh God” to his walking out of nowhere. Can he sound any more like Mr. Rogers? Jindal brings up people who have lost jobs, of course he doesn’t care … Continue reading

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