(prominent liberal bloggers) moan and wail because it appears a Republican filibuster may finally end the unending unemployment gravy train…The filibuster has support because Republicans and Nelson understand that you can't keep plunging the country further into debt and expect to climb out of a recession. By stopping unemployment benefits, the Senate will force those lazy Americans enjoying "funemployment" to get off their backsides and get back to work."Funemployment." That'll win the right some votes.
Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Winning the hearts and minds
Confederate Yanker on the debate over unemployment benefits in the Senate: