Here's probably the biggest reason this economy sucks:Exclusive: 4 in 5 in US face near-poverty, no work
Exclusive: Working-class whites are gloomy about future amid rising income gaps, racial shifts
WASHINGTON (AP) Four out of 5 U.S. adults struggle with joblessness, near-poverty or reliance on welfare for at least parts of their lives, a sign of deteriorating economic security and an elusive American dream.
http://finance.yahoo.com/news/exclusive ... 06005.html
If there's a bright side, most of these poor Americans can now buy an electric can opener from Wal-Mart for just $11.95...
Too bad this $11.95 electric can-opener utopia ain't going to last. The TPP will eff America in its ass:
..."the most transparent administration ever"...Warren on Trans-Pacific Partnership: If people knew what was going on, they would stop it
“I have heard the argument that transparency would undermine the Trade Representative’s policy to complete the trade agreement because public opposition would be significant,” Warren explained. “In other words, if people knew what was going on, they would stop it. This argument is exactly backwards. If transparency would lead to widespread public opposition to a trade agreement, then that trade agreement should not be the policy of the United States.”
http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/06/19/w ... d-stop-it/