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Obama: Yeah, the Private Sector is Doing Fine

surfcitysocal Wrote: Jun 09, 2012 11:25 PM
Tell the 3 people (out of 35) that we had to lay off last month--the first time in our company's history---from our small business that we started in 1987 out of our garage that the private sector is just fine.

During a press conference on Friday morning President Obama shocked the nation when he told reporters the “private sector is doing fine” and attributed the nation’s high unemployment to a lack of state and local government jobs. Seriously?

Uh, the truth of the matter is that... as I’ve said we’ve created 4.3 million jobs over the last 27 months, over 800,000 just this year alone. The private sector is doing fine. Where we’re seeing weaknesses in our economy have to do with state and local government.

Mitt Romney, the presumptive...