20% of all Americans are unemployed, working short hours or have given up looking. Five million have been unemployed for over six months.
13% of all Americans are living on food stamps.
13% of all American mortgages are in default or foreclosure.
Goldman Sachs has recorded record profits and will be paying enormous bonuses to all the people who caused the Great Recession.
Larry Summers, Tim Greithner, Robert Rubin and the other millionaires who are running economic policy for Obama have no comprehension of what people in the real America are living through, nor do they show any signs of caring.
But Independent registered voters understand what is happening and in Massachusetts and have sent a message to Washington. Good for them.