Latest baseball scores, trades, talk, ideas, opinions, and standings

Archive for the ‘economic stimmulus package on track’ Category

>If One Month Were A Year, Good News For The Economy


Welcome, Don!


You have 66 unread messages:


if(window.yzq_d==null)window.yzq_d=new Object();window.yzq_d[‘iTdnCdj8a4A-‘]=’&U=12ckht3hc%2fN%3diTdnCdj8a4A-%2fC%3d-1%2fD%3dMWA1%2fB%3d-1%2fV%3d0’;<img width=1 height=1 alt=”” src=”″&gt;


#yui-main #pageContent { min-width:785px; }

New jobless claims drop slightly to 623K (AP)

Thousands of people turned out Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009 for a federal government job fair at the Atlanta Federal Center (the old Rich's building) in downtown Atlanta. The number of people requesting first-time unemployment benefits dropped slightly last week, but remained near a 26-year high as companies lay off thousands of workers amid a deepening recession. (AP Photo/The Atlanta Journal Constitution, Rich Addicks)AP – Nearly 5 million Americans continued to draw jobless benefits late last month, and new requests again exceeded 600,00 as companies lay off scores of workers amid a deepening recession.