May 13, 2011
Obama's Explanation of the Unemployment He Is Causing
Posted by Dave Blount at May 13, 2011 8:03 AM
Mark Knoller of CBS reports that Obama is blaming the high unemployment rate on imaginary "huge layoffs of government workers" at the federal, state, and local levels. That is, the problem is that the government that has grown explosively for the past two years isn't vast enough.
Back on planet earth, it is the growth of government that is causing unemployment, because paying parasitical bureaucrats to regulate us costs money that is drained out of the free economy like blood from a vampire's victim, killing jobs that would actually produce wealth. The actual situation looks like this:
The disconnect between Obama's socialist rhetoric and reality is so extreme that it qualifies as psychotic.