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Voting for Liberals

red-dot-in-a-blue-state Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 11:29 AM
I really don't get how men over 50 are unemployable nowadays, while women under 30 have no problem at all. The only thing the women have over the guys is their looks - everything else points toward hiring more men! Yet it doesn't happen. I really don't get it.

If you are one of the folks who voted for Barack Obama in the last election, what did you vote for? More generally, if you voted for any liberal politician, what did you vote for?

Here are three things for starters: (1) no reform of the public schools, (2) no reform of the welfare system, and (3) no reform of labor market institutions that erect barriers between new entrants and good jobs.

How can I be so certain? Because the teachers unions, the welfare bureaucracy and all the other unions form the base of the Democratic Party. At least they are...