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Obama's Public Sector Full Employment Plan

Informed Voter Wrote: Jun 14, 2012 2:17 PM
Nothing like this ever tried in this nation? There was a Civil War in 1860-1865 where states seceded from the United States and declared war on the federal government. And the idea of the military executing a coup to take power to test who would be loyal to the existing government is simply the banana republic method of seizing power by violence when idiot leaders fail to lead by peaceful methods. The United States cannot be made better by destroying it first.

Last week, President Obama said "the private sector is doing fine." This was not reassuring to those of us who suspect the Democrats haven't the first idea what "private sector" means.

He did not help matters by becoming lachrymose over the suffering of public sector employees: "Where we're seeing weaknesses in our economy have to do with state and local government. ... And so, if Republicans want to be helpful, if they really want to move forward and put people back to work, what they should be thinking about is, how do we help state and local governments ..."

When Democrats...