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Obama: 2014 can be breakthrough year for America’

Published: Fri, December 20, 2013 @ 2:57 p.m.

Obama: 2014 can be breakthrough year for America’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Citing progress on the economy, President Barack Obama said at his annual year-end news conference today that 2014 “can be a breakthrough year for America” after a long era of recession and slow recovery. Praising Congress for a recent, relatively modest budget compromise, the president said, “It’s probably too early to declare an outbreak of bipartisanship. But it’s also fair to say we’re not condemned to endless gridlock.”


1redeye1(5351 comments)posted 1 year, 11 months ago

I also thought he was telling us he was going to resign Damn , he is still going to be president.

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2DACOUNTRYBOY(726 comments)posted 1 year, 11 months ago

2014 will see an expansion of gay rights and abortion which seem to be Obama's greatest priorities.

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3Ytownnative(1118 comments)posted 1 year, 11 months ago

Progress on the economy? You mean the 85 billion a month the feds are spending on QE3?

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4DSquared(1566 comments)posted 1 year, 11 months ago

Almost qualified to be a "Banana Republic". Not quite there yet.

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576Ytown(1318 comments)posted 1 year, 11 months ago

Watch for the unemployment numbers to continue to look rosy as the number of long term unemployed drop off the rolls.

While in the recession, the middle class has taken a hit in the erosion of salaries. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/06...

Companies found that new hires would accept a lower hourly rate because they were just grateful to just have a job. Office clerical jobs that paid $14-$15 hr now pay $10 - $12 hr. After the ACA requirements, companies have reduced hours or eliminated benefits.

Will be interesting to see what the labor market statistics show in 2014.

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