HAYS, Kan. - Families and small businesses in Kansas are still struggling to make ends meet in these tough economic times. Continued high unemployment takes its toll - both on those unemployed and their families who experience the frustration of not finding work and on the communities which must support them.
He said, "The 111th Congress inherited the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, the legacy of eight years of failed Bush economic policies. Over the past year, House Democrats have led an unprecedented effort to prevent a devastating recession from turning into a depression and revive our economy."
Mike backs this with details and facts, pointing out that electing Democrats to Congress means that important work gets done for children, students, working Americans and families. He recently sent the Kansas Free Press this "top 10 list" of congressional achievements in 2009.