I think that we can all agree that the economy is a mess. There were many contributing factors: shaky loans, bad decisions, and high gas prices. There is probably not one particular area to point a finger at that we could all agree on that led to it all. But should companies like the oil companies (just one example) be expected to help create jobs that they originally helped to destroy?
"Expected to create jobs?" Now that is taking the concept of 'socialism' exactly where the rightist conspiracy theorists think (or would like) the US to go.
by shazz011098 years ago
After all of the bailouts, TARP, etc., it seems that Obama and Congress are just spending $ that we don't have like drunken sailors. Shouldn't there be more focus on creating jobs, and improving the economy?
by Mike Russo4 years ago
During Obama's state of the union speech, he stated that he wants the minimum wage raised and is going to raise it for federal employees. He implied this will create jobs. The republican party countered...
by John Holden3 years ago
Looking for this for ages, finally found it.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CKCvf8E7V1g
by Dennis L. Page5 years ago
Do tax breaks for the rich really create jobs?Nick Hanauer, a venture capitalist states consumers create jobs and not the wealthy. He claims the rich only hire if consumers are buying goods and products and that there...
by MikeNV8 years ago
The Associated Press released a story today... an anti-republican, pro Obama piece about jobs created with stimulous money in South Carolina in a mostly Republican area."The new hires came from a broad area...
by RickBurnett7 years ago
If you were president, what would you do to create jobs?
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