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"Forward" to the Obama Layoffs

rigby4 Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 8:52 AM
Will the federal government lay anybody off? I doubt it. How about some of the free stuffers. No way.
The Spear Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 9:08 AM
Actually, those that work in defense, the only constitutionally mandated fed gov responsibility, are pretty worried right now.

 Aggregated at Twitchy are a selection of tweets from small business owners who have been forced, unwillingly, to fire employees in order to survive a second Obama term. Perhaps one of the most poignant was this: "This morning dad was sad because he knew he'd have to lay off people due to ObamaCare costs. #ThanksObama."

There are larger businesses already announcing layoffs, as well. Among those doing so just in the 48 hours since President Obama was reelected are:

Westinghouse, Research in Motion Ltd.,