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Obama: 'Congress needs to step up'
Investor's Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm

Original Article

Posted By:SurferLad, 10/6/2012 6:46:13 PM

Hi, everybody. Four years after the worst economic crisis of our lifetimes, we’re seeing signs that, as a nation, we’re moving forward again. After losing about 800,000 jobs a month when I took office, our businesses have now added 5.2 million new jobs over the past two and a half years. And on Friday, we learned that the unemployment rate is now at its lowest level since I took office.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MickTurn, 10/6/2012 6:50:20 PM     (No. 8914848)

Obie needs to resign!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: osprey21, 10/6/2012 6:52:21 PM     (No. 8914854)

Get your stinky feet of OUR desk, Barry.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: bpl40, 10/6/2012 6:56:21 PM     (No. 8914862)

"Congress needs to stop campaigning and get back to work" - he says that while he is out campaigning! What a piece of work this guy is.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Bonaman, 10/6/2012 7:00:23 PM     (No. 8914868)

This is parody ? .........right?
Republicans in Congress are standing in the way of "tax cuts", insisting on cuts for the rich 2% (not 1% any more?)BEFORE the 98% of the middle class (which also doesn't add up)

What happened to the ones who don't pay anything?
Who believes this tripe ? .....(Rhetorical)

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Reply 5 - Posted by: jalo1951, 10/6/2012 7:11:54 PM     (No. 8914896)

No, obama needs to step down.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: LC Hoghead, 10/6/2012 7:12:38 PM     (No. 8914899)

49% dont pay ANYTHING. What about them???

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Smart11344, 10/6/2012 7:17:43 PM     (No. 8914906)

See how brilliant 0bama became after being high throught high school...and there are millions of American's who want to legalize it? Unbelievable.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: lil dotty, 10/6/2012 7:31:16 PM     (No. 8914919)

Hey, buddy, what did that 1 million dollars buy you? Weed? Coke? bbq ribs? cheeseburgers? a trick? Or did you just get your nose shortened?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: stablemoney, 10/6/2012 8:08:26 PM     (No. 8914970)

Nobody uses the old Salinsky rule of throwing out huge made up numbers to support his lies than Obama.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: chance_232, 10/6/2012 8:50:14 PM     (No. 8915007)

Hey zippy ....... why dont you give Harry Ried a call? He has stacks of House passed bills on his desk waiting to be voted on. But he's to busy campaigning on your behalf in the well of the Senate.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: hammondb3, 10/6/2012 9:18:33 PM     (No. 8915043)

Obama and his 5 million jobs is best explained by this simple, but very understandable analogy...

You hear a guy at a cocktail party bragging about having gained 50% in his investment portfolio in the last 6 months. What he says is true. He just leaves out the part about how, before turning 100K into 150K, he first turned 200K into 100.

Barry is picking the low point that HIS administration is responsible for as his starting point.

The fact remains, his ACTUAL job gains have not even come close to keeping up with population growth and, as Romney states, if the labor force was the same size today as when Obama's administration began, unemployment would be over 11% today.

BTW, Romney missed the chance to call Obama on this in the first debate. That was the one mistake I think he made. Obama opened the door but there was no rebuttal.

I suspect Ryan will take care of that one small oversight.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Mickturn, 10/6/2012 9:22:38 PM     (No. 8915052)

While you sit your posterior, right?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Emerson, 10/6/2012 9:43:39 PM     (No. 8915077)

Does anyone listen to these weekly apcray dumps?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 10/6/2012 11:07:31 PM     (No. 8915175)

I agree with Obama. Harry Reid does need to step up.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Davids918, 10/6/2012 11:18:55 PM     (No. 8915188)

Harry Reid needs to propose a budget which may have helped turn the economy around, but since he didn't in nearly 4 years it's the Democrat Senate who's to blame.

Remember, he controls half of Congress?


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Reply 16 - Posted by: Trigger2, 10/7/2012 6:05:34 AM     (No. 8915329)

"I won."
"Get in the back of the bus."

That's how Barry works with congress.

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