I'm just begging for some more shovel-ready jobs.
"When the people find they can vote themselves money, that will herald the end of the republic." -- Benjamin Franklin
I remember when Obama was pushing that lie.
I had this mental image of laid off professional middle aged Americans on some Highway Construction crew, or doing steal work on some decrepit bridge somewhere.
Lol ! I knew then it was BS, but so many people bought that.
Source: ForbesU.S. GDP Grew A Glacial 0.1% In The First Quarter 2014
Update May 29, 2014: U.S. GDP Dropped 1% In The First Quarter 2014, Down From First Estimate
That people buy this crap is what really makes for a laugh. Absent the Obamacare surge in healthcare spending this would have been a 2% contraction. It may still be revised lower as is wont to happen.
"For what is Evil but Good-tortured by its own hunger and thirst?"
- Khalil Gibran
Nothing going to prevent the downturn because we have a ideologue who's loyal to his Progressive roots rather than a objective leader who's willing to consider alternate solutions to growing our economy.
The Political implications are more important than how to help Americans who are struggling with chronic joblessness and dependency.
" If no one among us is capable of governing himself, then who among us has the capacity to govern someone else ? "
Side effects of the GBR.
bears, bulls, white sox fan 4 life!!!