Friday, January 30, 2009

Presidents Role

I don't know about you , but I'm really tired of hearing Obama bad mouth the economy. We all know the economy isn't great yet he fails to realize his job is to instill confidence in people. Constantly bashing CEO's , oil companies, bankers and Rush Limbaugh is a waste of time. Obama is talking down the economy so we will all buy into his so called stimulus bill. The thing is most Americans are not that dump. Approval rating for the stimulus was at sixty percent and the last I heard it has fallen to around forty percent in favor. The fact is Obama exaggerated and lied about what the stimulus would be. Turns out it is more about entitlements and almost nothing about infrastructure. I am proud the Republicans stood up and said no way. I only hope the Senate has the same courage.

1 comment:

  1. Have you seen a copy of "H.R. 1
    American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009"

    "the bill expands the health insurance options available to unemployed workers through Medicaid and COBRA, a federal program that allows the unemployed to receive coverage through their former employer’s health plan. The Act would temporarily subsidize COBRA premiums for 12 months, make COBRA available to unemployed older workers until they are eligible for Medicare, and fund Medicaid for states that offer coverage to certain unemployed and low-income individuals. The federal-state matching rate for Medicaid is temporarily increased at a cost of approximately $87 billion. The legislation also increases ... " ~ stuff for the middle class