Thursday, December 31, 2009

It's a Wonderful Life Working for the Government

Quoting Michael Barone (emphasis mine):
“Private-sector employment peaked at 115.8 million in December 2007, when the recession officially began. It was down to 108.5 million last November. That's a 6 percent decline.

Public-sector employment peaked at 22.6 million in August 2008. It fell a bit in 2009, then rebounded back to 22.5 million in November. That's less than a 1 percent decline.

This is not an accident -- it is the result of deliberate public policy…

The unemployment data show that this recession has had a much greater impact on private-sector workers than on public employees, on men than on women, on blue-collar workers than on white-collar employees.

This seems not to have gone unnoticed. Democrats have been surprised that so many downscale voters oppose their big-spending programs. Maybe many of those voters have noticed how much of that spending has gone to public-sector union members, leaving the rest of America with a less-than-happy new year.”
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Click the image & read the rest
Click here & examine where the “stimulus” money went.
Note that so-called “tax cuts” are actually “tax credits”.
Tax Credits are paid to those who pay no income tax.

Click here & know why the Dims
want to Nationalize Health Care.

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