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Focus On The Family Celebrates 5th Year Of Mass Layoffs

In 2007, Focus On The Family laid off 30 of their staffers. In 2008, they let another 202 people go. In 2009, they made 75 cuts. In 2010, it was 100. And now they’ve capped their fifth consecutive year of layoffs by getting rid of 49 more employees and announcing that they’ll have to cut $10 million from their 2012 budget. A very merry unbirthday to you, FoF!

On:           Sep 21, 2011
    • Cam

      Thats the dirty little secret of the Anti-Gay movement.

      The Mormon Church is the main funder of NOM, because individuals aren’t donating enough to support groups like them or Focus on the Family.

      Even with DADT being repealed they can’t scare up enough in donations to even pay their staff salaries.

      Sep 21, 2011 at 4:53 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • GreatGatsby2011

      It just doesn’t pay to hate anymore.

      Sep 21, 2011 at 5:12 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

      Hee Hee

      Sep 21, 2011 at 11:29 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Michael

      Finally some karma for these bigoted assholes.They have the blood of so many innocent teenagers kids and adults on their hands.

      Sep 21, 2011 at 11:50 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Sami

      Just how many people does Focus on the Family employ? How large is that hate group?

      Sep 22, 2011 at 5:22 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • TMikel

      However many people FOF employs, this is a significant number of lay offs and every person laid odd, is one less being paid to spread lies about the LGBT community. In other words, this is a good thing. Perhaps we will live to see the day this hate group is gone for good!

      Sep 22, 2011 at 5:58 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Robert in NYC

      Now on to NOM. Get their donor list, expose it and see how the funds dry up. That’s the only thing they’re scared of and the reason why they’re trying to get their appeals heard. They claim they’re only protecting the security of their donors for course, utter b.s.

      Sep 22, 2011 at 10:38 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • randy

      By my count, that’s about 450 employees laid off. WTF do these people do? I think the World Bank has fewere employees!

      Sep 22, 2011 at 11:07 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • the crustybastard

      Why did this scare Santa?

      Sep 22, 2011 at 11:10 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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