Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) on Wednesday indicated Congress needs to worry about government jobs more than private-sector jobs, and that this is why Senate Democrats are pushing a bill aimed at shoring up teachers and first-responders.A man's gotta help his friends, after all.
"It's very clear that private-sector jobs have been doing just fine; it's the public-sector jobs where we've lost huge numbers, and that's what this legislation is all about," Reid said on the Senate floor.
Thursday, October 20, 2011
Harry Reid Explains It All
So unemployment remains high. What's the solution? Hire more government workers, sez Harry Reid: