Brother can you spare 2 million jobs? Emergency Jobs Bill

Excerpted from a post by jwjnational,on August 15th,2011

Jan Shakowsky Emergency Jobs BillResponding to the continuing massive jobs deficit,Chicago Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky proposed to create 2 million jobs,introducing the “Emergency Jobs to Restore the American Dream Act.”  Surrounded by Chicago JwJ coalition leaders and other groups,Schakowsky declared:

“Unlike the long disproven claims that more tax breaks for wealthy corporations will lead to more employment,I have a bill that will actually work.  How can we guarantee this bill will get 2 million people back to work?  By hiring them!”

Read more at the Jobs with Justice Blog.