are you better off now than 4 trillions dollars ago?
By Kevin Bryant •
January 26, 2012 @ 10:36 am
It’s become the norm for Sen Bryant to search the Internet archives and pick out something outdated and debunked to promote his partisan agenda. I suppose honesty, integrity, or even reality just aren’t welcomed in his hate fest.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (you know, an actual source verses an unnamed and unverified chart), private sector jobs grew 3.2 million from Feb 2010 to Dec 2011. Private sector employment increased by almost 2 million in 2011, the largest since 2005. Manufacturing employment went up 109,000 in 2010 and 225,000 in 2011, the largest since 1997.
Other accomplishment of Obama;
He has ended the misguided war in Iraq.
He took down Osama Bin Laden where others failed.
He diverted what was likely to be worst than The Great Depression.
He fought the health industry and gave affordable care to millions.
He ended Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell (DADT) in our military
He stopped defending DOMA in court.
He passed the Hate Crimes bill.
He expanded the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
He ended preexisting conditions (rescissions] in health insurance.
He invested in clean energy.
He overhauled the credit card industry, making it much more consumer-friendly.
He created The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
He got help for people whose health was injured during the clean-up after the 9/11 attacks.
He has given us 22 months of steady job growth.