President Obama used his weekly radio address to urge Congress “to get its act together” and pass his jobs bill.
“It’s been almost three weeks since I sent the American Jobs Act to Congress – three weeks since I sent them a bill that would put people back to work and put money in people’s pockets,” Obama said. “And now I want it back. It is time for Congress to get its act together and pass this jobs bill so I can sign it into law.”
Obama then rattled off a few self-defeating stories of economic hardship, which is an approach that makes no sense whatsoever: “The economy continues to go to hell, so here are some tales of economic woe to serve as examples of why we should be doing more of what’s undoubtedly only made things worse for these people.”
Roll the desperation: