In contrast, the EU member states with the lowest percentage of people unable to afford
a one week annual holiday in 2018 were Luxembourg (10.9 per cent, 2017 data) and Sweden (9.7 per cent).
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"Every legislator should be talking about the fact that nowhere in Illinois can a full-time minimum wage worker afford
rent," says Sharon Legenza, Executive Director of Housing Action Illinois.
The last time Zimbabweans struggled this much to afford
food was in 2008, when inflation hit 500 billion percent.
But the situation looks more promising for two people on a median salary with more than 50% able to afford
a mortgage on an average property.
"It's so frustrating because we both work really hard but we can't really afford
Mr Strachan, former chief constable of Northumbria Police, freely admits he can afford
to make such a donation.
* A new study released by Feeding America, In Short Supply: American Families Struggle to Secure Everyday Essentials, reveals that many families with children struggle to afford
basic, non-food household goods, including products related to personal care, household care and baby care.
All these separate rooms and landscaped gardens cost money, we cannot afford
Nearly one in three said they would definitely not be able to afford
a trip with only 19% certain they could afford
to go away this year.
"It seems the only party that can afford
this long and extended hearing process is Enbridge and, perhaps, the federal government.
If we can afford
to pay pounds 50m a day to be a member of the corrupt cesspit of the EU, if we can afford
to pay billions of pounds in social security to East Europeans and if we can afford
to pay billions in fines to the EU for none compliance with stupid EU rules then surely we can afford
to protect our country.