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Mitch Daniels’ Poor Grasp of Facts

Mitch Daniels stated last night that President Obama was trying to form a middle class using government jobs, but he fails to mention that President Obama has cut government jobs while creating more net private sector jobs in his first three years in office than President Bush did during his entire eight years.

Tell me again why George W Bush’s budget director, the man directly responsible for taking a surplus budget and turning it into a deficit budget, is lecturing us on austerity?
Never mind that the unemployment rate in Indiana has risen above the national average on his watch recently.  Never mind the fact that his support for right to work legislation threatens to kill even more jobs by forcing companies like BP out of the state.

Save it for people who aren’t paying attention, Mitch.

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  •  Mitch Daniels' Poor Grasp of Facts (0+ / 0-)

    Mitch Daniels, Bush's Economic Director has words of foreboding and fear for America. How will his clients paying their fair share cause the collapse of the American nation? With all those preferenti­al tax breaks and subsidies the wealthy and corporatio­ns did nothing to invest in America, they invested in themselves­. Job creation was at an all time 50 year low during Bush's presidency­. Did corporatio­ns begin having overwhelmi­ng feelings of uncertaint­y during Bush's eight years of an unpreceden­ted spending orgy benefiting them exclusivel­y, causing them to invest nothing in this country? To be fair, the housing crisis had a partner. Minorities in substandar­d housing were subjected to a multi billion dollar advertisin­g campaign from Countrywid­e and others about "cheap and easy" home loans. Their part was signing the paper and being foreclosed on. The Banksters personally made obscene profits by bundling these worthless loans until they collapsed our economic system. Conservati­ve leadership­'s selfishnes­s knows no boundaries­. The GOP vision is one more akin to Feudalism. The peasants send the fruits of their labor to support the wealthy while being told what a burden to society they are. The wealthy that have been a burden to American society for many years. While crying about class warfare they have waged an unpreceden­ted attack across a range of American society. Women, Labor, Children, Minorities­, Immigrants­, Seniors, Education, jobs, the environmen­t, manufactur­ing, science, , and infrastruc­ture. Lets follow the example of our fighting men and women and attack our problems and not each other.

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