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Obama: Have I mentioned
we need more jobs?

Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm

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Posted By:SurferLad, 2/16/2013 9:14:31 AM

Hi, everybody. This week, I’ve been traveling across the country — from North Carolina to Georgia to here at Hyde Park Academy in my hometown of Chicago — talking with folks about the important task I laid out in my State of the Union Address: reigniting the true engine of America’s economic growth — a rising, thriving middle class. [Snip] How do we bring good jobs to America? How do we equip people with the skills those jobs require? And how do we make sure your hard work leads to a decent living?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 2/16/2013 9:25:17 AM     (No. 9179694)

No, Obama - as usual - you´ve been to busy feeding your insane narcissism to actually see to the needs of the American public.

And we´re all well aware the only ´jobs´ you´re interested in - are those of the *Unions* you use for a private cash-cow.

Maybe you and Michelle can do a Vogue layout together this spring...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Davids918, 2/16/2013 9:37:12 AM     (No. 9179719)

He doesn´t know how to create those jobs, or ensure they had the right skills to perform them.
We need investments in education, right? Sure, millions are taking worthless courses that don´t lead to a career, but are incurring massive student loan debt.
Yet, we need engineers.

We don´t need to keep expanding the travel and leisure segment, or the department store, or amazon distribution center jobs. All are low-paying.

We could be unleashing the energy sector to create more of the types of jobs ($90K) in North Dakota, the type that produce a tangible product to use and sell.

And most of all, produces NEW revenue streams for gov´t which helps pay for teachers, police and firefighters.

However, Democrats are against this development leaving the Republicans an opportunity to capture new constituent groups by economics.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Really?, 2/16/2013 9:44:19 AM     (No. 9179734)

I am just amazed by this man. Did we NOT just change the tax code to increase taxes for those making over $ 400,000 a year less than a month ago ?

We´re the Republicans NOT accused of "caving" on taxes without getting the spending cuts they wanted ?

How does he just go right back to the same rhetoric about "the wealthiest among us" not being asked to do anymore ???

I am just in a state of shock that this person is allowed to do what he does, then head to the golf course.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: on fire, 2/16/2013 10:31:28 AM     (No. 9179876)

This year I´m hoping that BO´s ´schtick´ hits the lo-info voters´ fans.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: EnsignO´Toole, 2/16/2013 11:21:55 AM     (No. 9179994)

This guy doesn´t even do his job. I´ve been alive long enough to remember FDR (just barely). I knew my parent didn´t like FDR but he did "seem" to be working on winning the war.

I think back to Eisenhower´s years and how America really did seem to be getting back to work. We did a lot of traveling by car in those days and I still remember the enormous undertaking of building the interstate highway system. That really got people working for years - decades.

Then JFK came along and said that we should go to the moon in ten years. So much was accomplished just by that goal alone. It improved ideas about food, medicine, home appliances, and even toilets. Sorry to combine those things with toilets, but great advancements were made in those areas as well as computers and technology.

No one seemed to care if companies profited. The more profit they made the better they were able to do more and to hire more.

Obama has given us an Alice in Wonderland mentality - tax, restrict and regulate and don´t let companies profit - and America will grow. What a load of bs.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: MattMusson, 2/16/2013 11:30:03 AM     (No. 9180018)

Look for a big drop in unemployment when companies transform Full-time positions to Part-time ones.

Unemployment will drop when everyone goes part-time.

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