‘So How Do You Create a Job, Dick?’

Linda McMahon was bound to get some milelage from opponent Dick Blumenthal’s answer to her “how do you create a job” question during their debate the other day, and sure enough, she did:

Oh come on, Dick — every good Democrat knows the answer to that question is “The government borrows money it doesn’t have charged to future generations and hires unions for projects that probably aren’t even necessary.” That’s how you create a job.

Don’t blame Dick for the rambling answer to the question… life’s been hell for him ever since he got back from Vietnam.

Ever since I heard Blumenthal try to answer that question, I’ve been trying to recall what it reminded me of, and this morning it hit me:

Bonus Blumenthal economic hilarity: “I create jobs through lawsuits against businesses, and businesses love it!”

Author: Doug Powers

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