AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce There is no trickle down & continuing to provide the same inadequate support to the Lower & Middle Classes is shameful. Contractors, long time unemployed, & others are not getting enough money to survive. Relieve their anxiety & give them a basic Living Wage. $10,000 to 164 million only costs &1.6 Billion and May last for a quarter, Or 6 months & stimulate the economy too! I think this is a good idea, whose time has come. Why make life complicated. If we’ve got 600 new Billionaires, why can’t we offer a small lifeline to those in need?

http://www.theguardian.com/inequality/2020/jul/02/us-most-billionaires-in-world-inequality

The Voice of Joyce: We need you TR!  

Dear followers, this post was written and published on Novmeber 12, 2015. It’s still relevant and shares my ideas about Bipartisanship. We have opened many fissures in our Society. Now is the time to legislate our way forward. Hate has no place in our Society, nor does ignorance. Let’s work together to repair our relationships, … More The Voice of Joyce: We need you TR!  

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Lebanon Government corruption has reached a new high and 50% of the People are now below the poverty line. Sound familiar. Prices going up for staples, bail outs for Big Businesses & Government does nothing to protect their Peopke. The Peaopke have had enough. They’re protesting. The Lebanese are going to do without rather than pay high prices for food!

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/06/opinion/lebanon-protests-coronavirus.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Big Government is embraced by Republicans & Democrats. American workers need a lifeline. Finally, some rights & a little money will accrue. This is the beginning. Another stimulus package is planned. Let’s hope there is a plan for testing and better healthcare outcomes. We can evolve and we’re helping people stay in jobs & recognizing the people’s debt burden. Institutions are flexible and can help all of us!

http://www.wsj.com/articles/in-coronavirus-response-republicans-and-democrats-like-big-government-11586257200

http://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2020/03/03/nashville-tornado/ AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce So Sorry for your losses. I do hope the Federal Government will remember people, all the People, when bailing out Wall Street once again. Those bonds in Treasury can be used as Quantitative Easing for the Middle Class. We the People will suffer when the Economy tanks or the Coronavirus hits other … More

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Finland will give both parents paid family leave to be given together or separately for 6 mos. +, independent of family structure. The money is available to give kids a head start in life. We talk about restricted family leave in USA, while other Countries care about gender equality and happiness . They’re creating a safe environment for kids & people.

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/06/world/europe/finland-parental-leave-equality.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Education is a measurement of our Country’s ability to change & share resources for everyone’s benefit, poor & wealthy alike. Illinois has a great method of displaying distribution & allocation of funds. On the ground, in most States, there should be a recognition that poorer communities need more resources & better staff. Report allocation of funds & begin programs to educate all kids equally

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/29/opinion/school-district-funding-data.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Roux Institute the new R&D center Planned for Portland Maine was a Provate donation to Northeastern University. Bringing Hi Tech , AI , studied & certificates to a less urbanized area. Great Idea! Moral Money, Impact Investing

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/27/business/economy/portland-maine-economy.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce The Can do experience is alive & well in Bellingham Washington. The folks are going to retrofit old buildings with electric heating or hydro pumps. No new Constr will have gas. The future is here and in many cities. NYC will also retrofit old systems. It’s a beginning.

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/05/us/bellingham-natural-gas-ban.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Redlining , high rents, migration out of the original Black Communities led to high poverty rates in the Black LA Population. More social services , transportation & lower rents , healthcare, counseling services and education can solve our Racial divide & poverty. The money exists. Where’s Moral Investment where it counts?Building community is a step forward.

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/12/22/us/los-angeles-homeless-black-residents.html