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To Democrats: How is it Healthier to be Unemployed?

Gilbert32 Wrote: Sep 02, 2012 11:45 AM
Chip, we won't be buying that 30% on the global market, meaning that if the Saudis, the Iranians, and the Venezuelans don't cut their production, there will be more supply. More supply means lower supply means lower prices. Economics 101. Unless, of course, you took the same economics class Obama did.

The Republican National Convention in Tampa displayed a large “debt clock” that ticked away at a rate of $10 million a minute, keeping the nation’s dire financial straits front and center. Had there been a companion counter with a chit mark for each time the word “jobs” was mentioned from the main stage, it likely would have clicked on at a similar pace.

This week, at the Democratic National Convention the word “jobs” is sure to, once again, be a popular topic.

As Vice President Biden famously said, referencing the number one issue facing the middle class,...