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Obama promises 110,000 new summer jobs for youth
Reuters ^ | May 2, 2012 | Lily Kuo

Posted on 05/02/2012 4:31:41 PM PDT by Free ThinkerNY

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House pledged on Wednesday to help lower-income youth find summer jobs in a move likely to appeal to younger voters crucial to President Barack Obama's re-election campaign.

The initiative is in partnership with the cities of Philadelphia, Chicago and San Francisco and is meant to add 110,000 jobs, internships and mentorships to the 180,000 summer work opportunities for 16-24 year olds that Obama has promised to create for 2012.

Under the new program, companies such as Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, Johnson & Johnson, and UBS, as well as non-profits and federal agencies such as the Department of Education will offer paying jobs as well as mentorships and other training programs.

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To: Free ThinkerNY

I hope the clOwn knows that the yutes are expecting desk jobs at 16 dollars an hour + benefits.

They aint showing up to shovel $hit in Louisiana.


21 posted on 05/02/2012 5:07:44 PM PDT by VanDeKoik (If case you are wondering, I'm STILL supporting Newt.)
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To: Free ThinkerNY
Hunert thousand?

Mayor Marion Berry, Mayor for Life, used to do better than that all on his lonesome right near here in the District of Columbia!!!

Obama ain't nothang, yo.

22 posted on 05/02/2012 5:11:00 PM PDT by muawiyah
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Where is my Obama job?

23 posted on 05/02/2012 5:12:48 PM PDT by E. Pluribus Unum (Do I really need a "sarcasm" tag? Seriously? You're that dense?)
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To: E. Pluribus Unum

Oh, and unless you’re part of the Holder’s People Yuf Group, don’t bother to apply.


24 posted on 05/02/2012 5:15:40 PM PDT by LibsRJerks
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To: Free ThinkerNY

seems to me the companies involved and the taxpayers are the ones promising the jobs.....


25 posted on 05/02/2012 5:17:50 PM PDT by GotMojo
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To: Snickering Hound

Ahhhhhh............UTOPIA!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Will there be a picture of Obama with uniformed black youth around him?????

I’d like to see that......warm and fuzzy thoughts.


26 posted on 05/02/2012 5:19:38 PM PDT by Puckster
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To: Free ThinkerNY

LOL!


27 posted on 05/02/2012 5:36:42 PM PDT by Biggirl ("Jesus talked to us as individuals"-Jim Vicevich/Thanks JimV!)
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To: Hugin

“When they fail to materialize,”

...it will be Bush’s fault.


28 posted on 05/02/2012 5:54:58 PM PDT by hummingbird (Just askin' or just sayin' depending on the subject. Oh yeah - OBAMA SUCKS!)
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To: Free ThinkerNY
Even in the midst of the Second Great Depression... this kenyan can still crap Skittles and Unicorns!

LLS

29 posted on 05/02/2012 5:56:57 PM PDT by LibLieSlayer (Pray hard and often!)
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Will they be maching to the song “Forward, Forward” like the Hitler Youth?


30 posted on 05/02/2012 5:59:29 PM PDT by MtnClimber (0bama - When spending hits the speed of light we will achieve Nirvana and Utopia.)
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Rioting?


31 posted on 05/02/2012 6:04:37 PM PDT by SampleMan (Feral Humans are the refuse of socialism.)
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To: goseminoles
Obama assumes that the targeted “lower income youth” actually want to work.

This is directed towards those “guilty whites” who still think that the brainwashed youths Obama refers to prefer work over burglary...

32 posted on 05/02/2012 6:07:13 PM PDT by KittenClaws (A closed mouth gathers no foot.)
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To: muawiyah
Marion Berry

LOL I was down in DC last month.

That jack@ss is actually still on the city council and was grandstanding on local tv for some stupid cause.

33 posted on 05/02/2012 6:17:07 PM PDT by nascarnation
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To: nascarnation

He now wants an all black/white city. He started by beating up on Korean storekeepers and then he bounced over to thumping Asian nurses!


34 posted on 05/02/2012 6:30:12 PM PDT by muawiyah
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To: KittenClaws
53% of college graduates over the last 5 or 6 years are unemployed.

That's several million people.

Obama's target is so small in this huge country it won't make any observable difference to anyone.

35 posted on 05/02/2012 6:32:57 PM PDT by muawiyah
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To: Free ThinkerNY

ObamaJugend. Free hoodie for the first 20,000 who sign up.


36 posted on 05/02/2012 7:50:55 PM PDT by Molon Labbie (A Bounty on Zimmerman, Can Be A Bounty On ANYONE. No NBPP Mob Justice!)
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To: Free ThinkerNY
Forward my blue-shirted comrades in the 0bama Youth Brigades!

Ever forward!

37 posted on 05/03/2012 9:07:36 AM PDT by mojito
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