Friday, January 06, 2006

What?

Is this man stupid or really very, very smart (see applause noted)? Am I missing the connection between a balanced legal system and good paying jobs?
But one thing is for certain: People around this country have got to understand we need a balanced legal system if Americans want to be able to find good-paying jobs. (Applause.)

2 comments:

Kvatch said...

Perhaps he's ramping up to the Alito nomination fight by making a connection between a more conservative court and job creation-- Litigation, worker benefits, worker rights, workman's comp., and the like.

That's a part of the usual talking points, though most conservatives don't bother to mention that savings realized from a more favorable business climate frequently are taken as profit rather than used to create jobs.

Anonymous said...


On the link: Bush in campaign mode, running against himself!

Bush: ''The bigger challenge to this budget is the long-term deficits driven by mandatory spending, or what they call ''entitlements.'' And these entitlements include Social Security and Medicare, both of which are growing faster than our ability to pay for them. The cost of these programs are growing faster than the economy. The cost of these programs are growing faster than the rate of inflation. The cost of these programs are growing faster than the population is growing. It's unsustainable growth, ...''

Dude! you created Medicare Part D, the senior's drug 'benefit.' Look in the mirror.