But the recession never ended for millions of Americans and many of them now face a frightening prospect: the loss of unemployment benefits.
“More than 40% of the nearly five million Americans who receive unemployment insurance are set to lose those benefits if federal programs expire as scheduled at year-end,” The WSJ reports. “Already this year, hundreds of thousands of people have exhausted their jobless benefits. Now, virtually everyone left in the federal programs would lose their benefits if the programs expire as scheduled at year-end.”
Obama and his crew campaigned on letting tax cuts expire, and setting things for the “fiscal cliff”
Isn’t this what America just voted for – give them what they want…