Can the Govt really fix the economy?

Re: Can the Govt really fix the economy?

PostBy: jpete On: Mon Mar 30, 2009 10:18 pm

BillMarti wrote:BO fires top GM CEO and tanks DOW -254. Hope it recovers this is definitely not good. GM shouldn't have taken the bail out it should have taken the bankruptcy and reorganized and they would have fared a lot better.

Bill S.


But that "free market" wasn't working out so well so BHO's plan will be much better! :roll:
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Re: Can the Govt really fix the economy?

PostBy: Poconoeagle On: Mon Apr 06, 2009 10:08 am

Interesting story -- if you can believe
> it!!!!!!!!!!! You really need
> to check this one out.
>
>
>
>
> Subject: Boycott
>
>
> Don't you just love
> it ! !
> !
>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> An Interesting Event in Victoria
> ,Texas
> >> Victoria, Texas (pop. 55,000) is a
> town
> about 80 miles west of Houston
>
> >>
> .
> >>
> >> Local Hispanic leaders there, in
> opposition to pending Immigration
> >> Legislation, boycotted all
> Caucasian owned businesses in the Victoria
> >> area this
> past weekend as a demonstration of their economic
> impact on
> the
>
> >> community. The boycott was declared a success by
> the
> Hispanic community,
> >> noting that revenue in Caucasian owned
> businesses was down by 19%.
> >>
> >> Business owners
> declared the boycott a success as well, pointing out
>
> >>
> that
> >>
> >> shoplifting was reduced by 77%, money
> orders sent out of the
> country
> >> were down by 97%, and the cost of daily clean-up
> and
> trash collection was
>
> >> down by 84%. Shoppers reported that
> they could actually hear English
> >> being spoken throughout the
> community for the first time in recent
> >> memory, and customers
> actually paid for purchases with real money, not
> >> government
> debit
> cards.
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