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Why Isn't the President 'Creating Jobs'?

dayuser Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 5:06 PM
Boo Hoo. Manufacturing has moved overseas and you best get used to it because it isn't coming back. That leaves the US worker 2 options, either flipping burgers or getting an education to learn how to use the machines (e.g. technology). Health insurance has nothing to do with it, but since burger flippers rarely have access to affordable health insurance, thats just more incentive to get an education, get a decent job and get access to affordable health insurance. Or you can flip burgers, go to the ER for medical care and keep driving up the cost for everyone. The 1940's are long gone.

Did you hear the big “question” for our President last week?

“…Since the recovery began, businesses have spent just 2% more on hiring people while at the same time spending 26% more on equipment” the journalist noted, as she stared intently at President Obama.  “So why,” she continued, “at a time when corporate America is enjoying record profits, have you been unable to convince businesses to hire more people Mr. President?”

The journalist, of course, was Ann Curry of NBC News.   And part of the President’s response –the part where he blamed the lack of hiring on the...