rose to about 9.7% in August(note the interactive map). In California
it is above 12% (the highest rate in 70 years), and in Nevada it's above 13%. In the meantime Sweden
"announced income tax cuts of 10 billion kronor to stimulate the job market." Senator Harry Reid
is in trouble: he is behind in the polls against both GOP would-be challengers, not even above 40% in the polls.
1:56 PM / September 19, 2009