How many jobs have Republicans saved since their take over in the midterms in 2010?
I gave up asking how many they created, now I just want to know if they even saved any. Republicans told us in 2005 it is not the presidents job to create jobs but now tell us Obama is not creating enough.
Asked By: Growth vs Oil - 9/5/2011
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The point is that Obama's policies have destroyed jobs, which is evidenced by the facts of unemployment levels 9.1%, (particularly unacceptably high among Black Americans at 16.7%). Republicans have done what they could do in the Congress to reverse the destruction. Unfortunately, they don't have the Senate who... More
Answered By: Sacra Veritas - 9/5/2011
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None they are trying to lose more jobs
Answered By: On the left and proud - 9/5/2011
The Republicans will not be joining Obama in making up fake un-checkable numbers of "saved" jobs. The GOP will be sticking to actual facts.
Answered By: Maxwell - 9/5/2011
Maybe they can claim MILLIONS like Obama claimed without any proof whatsoever. You would support that correct? Let me guess...its 'different' when the Republicans say it right?
Answered By: vinny_says_relax - 9/5/2011
Ask the Senate, they're the ones who shoot down everything the House sends them...
Answered By: ellisdee - 9/5/2011
I wonder how long this question stays up before Republicans delete it.
Answered By: Minny Pulsiver - 9/5/2011
Answered By: realistic girl - 9/5/2011
That was not their platform for election. Their platform was to rein in spending, that's why they were elected. Can't blame them for following campaign promises.
Answered By: jakeb - 9/5/2011
Roughly 150.....the rough number of male tranny hookers in the DC metropolitan area.
Answered By: The Blunt Ugly Truth - 9/5/2011
Democrats still control the Senate and WHite House. It's bad enough when they are the minority party everywhere, filibustering everything. This mess is all the Democrat's fault. You can't blame Bush anymore.
Answered By: Philip McCrevice - 9/5/2011
The Republicans are the party of "No!". What's the last job-saving bill they've presented on the floor? Nothing. Which party has instigated spending cut bills? The Democrats. Which party has shouted "You lie!" during a speech by a member of the federal government when he was actually speaking truth, according to the... More
Answered By: Andrew K - 9/5/2011
None. -30,000 per month loss.
Answered By: Respect all Creatures - 9/5/2011
the goal was not to save jobs, the goal was to block spending and start the dismantling of the healthcare scam known as obamacare. they did so.
Answered By: Jihadji - 9/5/2011
Millions of jobs! I hope you don't mind my not providing a source. It's what my counterparts do all the time.
Answered By: The Taxpayer - 9/5/2011
Republicans in the house can't get anything done because of the obstructionists in the Democrat Senate and White House
Answered By: Joe in texas - 9/5/2011
They may have saved some for their crony CEO's,
Answered By: Sassy One - 9/5/2011
To answer your question: Not any... More
Answered By: STEEL - 9/5/2011
As many as Obama "saved or created" with the stimu-lie. Apparently, Obama's gonna make another speech today in Detroit. We'd better get our shovels ready because with Obama's BS, we'll need them.
Answered By: ahandle101 - 9/5/2011
You sound like nancy pelosi, blame the Republicans for 160 days in partial control while ignoring her 1400 days with over 700 days of total control. (woth virtually no posative results) Are you the pot calling the kettle black?
Answered By: John Hinkle - 9/5/2011
Nothing significant. Obama is blocking them from repealing the job-killing Obamacare.
Answered By: Smart Guy - 9/5/2011
You can just give a look to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics site, and you'll note that the UNEMPLOYMENT RATE has started to go DOWN just after the 1010 election.... just a coincidence... More
Answered By: BadWolf63 - 9/5/2011
The big Z E R O. ... to quote Cheney and Bush, "Big time." lol The cons don't care one bit about the American worker. All they care about is getting President Obama out of office, no matter who suffers.
Answered By: Rocketstar - 9/5/2011
Answered By: A-Rod Namikaze - 9/5/2011
I'm a democrat and even I know that food stamps do not create jobs like this administration is trying to tell us.
Answered By: SugarBear - 9/5/2011
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