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Democrats Put Us In This Situation

Jobless Advocate Shocks Ed Schultz: Democrats Put Us In This Situation
September 30, 2010 by Noel Sheppard

Ed Schultz must have had the shock of his life Thursday when a jobless advocate told him, “It was the Democrats that caused us to be in the situation that we’re in.”

Mignon Veasley-Fields is a 61-year-old Los Angeles grandmother who has been out of work since June 2008. Her unemployment benefits ran out over three months ago.

Since then, she has been bringing attention to the long-term unemployed in this nation referred to as “99ers” signifying the number of weeks they received benefits before they stopped.

In recent weeks, a new group has emerged called the 99er NOVOs: they are so angered by Washington that they are refusing to vote in the upcoming elections.

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