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Dem Rep Wants Public ‘Rage’ over Unemployment Benefits Similar to Prospect of Syria Intervention
Mediaite ^ | 12/26/13 | Noah Rothman

Posted on 12/26/2013 10:46:25 PM PST by Libloather

Appearing on MSNBC on Thursday, Rep. Gwen Moore (D-WI) scolded her colleagues in Congress for failing to extend unemployment benefits for long-term jobless before they expire at the end of the year. Moore said that she hoped to see “rage” from Americans over the lapse of unemployment benefits in the same way Americans revolted over the prospect of intervening in the Syrian civil war.

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“If we can generate the kind of rage in the American public that we have seen when, say, for example just recently there was talk of going to Syria, I think we could get people on board for doing this really American thing,” Moore concluded.

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Extended News; Government; News/Current Events; Syria; US: Wisconsin
KEYWORDS: demagogicparty; gwenmoore; moore; msnbc; rage; syria; unemployment; wisconsin
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To: hal ogen

Quite right, the unemployment benefits may be nice, but jobs are better.


21 posted on 12/27/2013 7:32:24 AM PST by Berosus (I wish I had as much faith in God as liberals have in government.)
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"I hope that applies to me, I’ve been unemployed since April 2012."

Sorry to hear that. Hope this helps:1,283 jobs posted for Lexington, KY in last 2 weeks

22 posted on 12/27/2013 2:20:09 PM PST by icwhatudo (Low taxes and less spending in Sodom and Gomorrah is not my idea of a conservative victory)
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