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Oh the irony.
From the blog The Ticket: The White House is not renewing its Council on Jobs and Competitiveness, set to expire on Thursday, a White House official confirmed after an Associated Press report regarding the closure. The official added that the White House does plan, however, to expand efforts to promote the council's work. The council has long faced criticism from [...]
Egotism is the anesthetic that dulls the pain of stupidity. - Frank Leahy.-- If you're going to be stupid, be smart about it. - Mike Milbury
That's even better than his closing of the council to close Gitmo!
That's probably a good thing.
At least he's cutting the size of government?
Insiders are whispering that he refused to go back to meet with them after they totally confused him by using terms like profit, private investment, private capital, deregulate, wealth creation (not by the government printing it), job creation (not by the government taking other peoples money to create them) real growth (not government make work), and especially the concept of the free market being the only proven system in the history of the world that lifts the living standards of all classes of people in that economy. He kept wondering why they weren't discussing the Proletariat rising up, that "from each/to each thing he learned about in college", class struggle (to get your fair share..for free), and the inevitability of a glorious workers revolution. Reports are at the last meeting held, frustrated and bewildered, he shouted to the successful job creating businessmen he appointed to his job council: "You didn't build that!" Then in an ironic homage to Donald Trump he smugly said "You're Fired" and walked out of the room.
Instead of severance pay, each member received a cell phone and six weeks worth of food stamps.
This post was edited by Bullwrinkle 15 months ago
Bill Clinton once said that in order to reduce global warming, we need to slow the economy into recession. Perhaps that's what Obama has been doing that last 4+ years.
There are fewer entities more profoundly opposite than Brama and Business. He has no business being involved and he and his administration can offer nothing other than how to stifle it.
Mission accomplished. Unemployment up and GDP down.
Question authority. Power to the people
fair point. maybe no one told them their job was to DECREASE unemployment...
'Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable'
- President John F. Kennedy
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