Comments for: Congress to the long-term unemployed: Bah, humbug!

Posted Dec. 24, 2013, at 5:25 a.m.

“Mankind was my business. The common welfare was my business; charity, mercy, forbearance, and benevolence were all my business.” – Marley’s ghost in Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” Because of the failure of Congress to act, the Maine Department of Labor estimates that three days after Christmas more than 3,500 …

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