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Federal Government Posts 400 New Jobs on Monday

old progrmr2 Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 2:30 PM
Among the top 10 dumbest posts so far in 2013.

With yesterday being the first full work day that the sequester cuts were in place, many expected to see some of the harsh realities of the budget cuts that Obama so frequently warned us about. Instead, the federal government posted 400 new jobs on Monday.

The U.S. Forest Service on Monday posted help-wanted ads for a few good men and women to work as “recreation aides” this summer, the Internal Revenue Service advertised for an office secretary in Maryland, the U.S. Mint wanted 24 people to help press coins, and the Agriculture Department said it needs three “insect...